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Title

Drying sails


Artist

James R Jackson

New Zealand, Australia

03 Jul 1882 - 09 Sep 1975


About

This work was a finalist in the 1935 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1935.


Details


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

46.0 x 54.7 cm stretcher; 58.3 x 68.5 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "JAmes R JACKson". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1935


Location

Not on display


Accession number

695


Wynne Prize

- 1935


Artist information

James R Jackson

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 307 [Gallery No. 3]

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 135

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 56th Annual Exhibition (1935), Sydney, 1935. cat.no. 162; priced 35 guineas