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Title

George Bell (artist and critic)


Artist

James Quinn

Australia, England, France

04 Dec 1871 - 18 Feb 1951


About

This work was a finalist in the 1939 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1940.


Details


Other Title

George Bell


Place where the work was made

Melbourne Victoria Australia


Date

(1940)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

92.1 x 71.1 cm stretcher; 109.6 x 89.4 x 5.2 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 89.5 x 68.8 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "J. Quinn". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1940


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6933


Archibald Prize

- 1939


Artist information

James Quinn

Works in the collection

7


Place

Where the work was made
Melbourne

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 153

Hal Missingham, Artists by artists, Sydney, 1954, (illus.). cat.no. 59

Editor Unknown (Editor), Argus, Melbourne, 23 Mar 1940, 5 (illus.).