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An image of Tasmanian sheep country by Jack Carington Smith

Jack Carington Smith

(Australia 26 Feb 1908 – 13 Mar 1972)

Title
Tasmanian sheep country
Place of origin
LauncestonTasmaniaAustralia
Year
1940
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

51.0 x 61.0 cm stretcher; 65.5 x 75.6 x 5.1 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "Carington Smith 1940".
Credit
Purchased 1941
Accession number
7133
Copyright
© Estate of Jack Carington Smith
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1940 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1941.

Bibliography (1)

Sue Backhouse, Jack Carington Smith, Hobart, 1976, 7 (illus.), 11. cat.no. 2

Exhibition history (2)

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman (1940), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Jan 1941–23 Feb 1941

Jack Carington Smith retrospective (1977):