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Title

Self portrait

(1939)


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


Place where the work was made

Melbourne Victoria Australia


Date

(1939)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

61.0 x 41.3 cm stretcher; 67.8 x 47.7 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, orange oil "J Quinn". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 1940


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6939


Archibald Prize

- 1939


Artist information

James Quinn

Works in the collection

7


Place

Where the work was made
Melbourne

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Christine Dixon and Dinah Dysart, Counterclaims: presenting Australian art 1938-1941, Sydney, 1986, 49. cat.no. AAA52, titled 'Self portrait: sketch' 1939