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An image of Drying sails by James R Jackson

James R Jackson

(New Zealand, Australia 03 Jul 1882 – 09 Sep 1975)

Title
Drying sails
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
Accession number
695
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission
Location
Not on display
Further information

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

Bibliography (3)

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

Exhibition history (4)

Fifty-sixth Annual Exhibition of the Royal Art Society of New South Wales (1935), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 03 Aug 1935–24 Aug 1935

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

Golden Gate International Exposition:

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953