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Collection

Elaine Haxton

(Australia 26 Sep 1909 – 06 Jul 1999)

Title
(Coastal view, southern England)
Other titles:
recto: (Shakespeare Cliffs, Dover, England)
verso: Mexican children
former recto: Pablo and Chico
Year
1941
(late 1930s)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on paperboard
Dimensions

50.5 x 61.0 cm board; 60.6 x 71.1 x 3.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, incised "ELAINE HAXTON. 41".
Credit
Purchased 1941
Accession number
7165
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Russell Drysdale, Australian present day art, 'Elaine Haxton', pg. 102, Sydney, 1943, 104 (illus.). titled 'Mexican Children'

John Hetherington, Age, 'Elaine Haxton: 'Wherever I find them, people fascinate me'', pg. 18, Melbourne, 31 Mar 1961, 18 (illus.).

Simon Ives, Look, 'Three for one: A conservation discovery', pg. 20-21, Newtown, May 2009, 20 (colour illus.). NOTE: Both '(Shakespeare Cliffs, Dover, England)' and 'Pablo and Chico' were illustrated in colour on page 20.

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 9. cat.no. 9

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Present day art in Australia, Sydney, 1949, 23 (illus.). titled 'Mexican Children'

Exhibition history (1)

Contemporary Australian painting from the National collection, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1946–1950