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An image of Morning by Rah Fizelle

Rah Fizelle

(Australia 04 Sep 1891 – 25 Oct 1964)

Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on hardboard

99.0 x 66.4 cm board; 120.5 x 87.9 x 6.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, red oil "Rah FiZEllE". Not dated.
Purchased 1941
Accession number
© Reproduced with permission
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (9)

Australian artists'., Art in Australia [series 4, no. 4], 'Paintings recently exhibited, Sydney, Dec 1941-Feb 1942, (illus.). Caption reads: 'Morning, by Rah Fizelle, C.A.S., purchased N.S.W. Nat. Gallery'.

Herbert Badham, A gallery of Australian art, 'Introduction', pg. v-vii., Sydney, 1954, xii, (illus.). plate no. 71

Renée Free, Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder, Sydney, 1966, 15. 45

Frank Hinder, Art and Australia, 'Rah Fizelle', pg. 130-133, Sydney, Sep 1965, 133 (illus.).

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Rah Fizelle', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). 41; not paginated

Terence Maloon, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'The pedagogy of modern art: the quest for modernity by Australian artists abroad', pg. 236-251, Sydney, 2013, 251 (colour illus.), 313, 322.

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 9. 44

Bernard William Smith, Place, taste and tradition: a study of Australian art since 1788, 'The modern movement in Australia', pg. 181-213, South Melbourne, 1979, 200 (illus.). plate no. 76

Bernard William Smith and Terry Smith, Australian painting 1788-1990, 'Leviticus 1913-32', pg. 167-204, South Melbourne, 1991, 199, 200 (illus.). plate no. 114

Exhibition history (9)

Contemporary Art Society Exhibition 1941, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 09 Sep 1941–04 Oct 1941

100 years of Australian painting (1948), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 1948–17 May 1948

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

Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder, Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 09 Nov 1966–11 Dec 1966

Rah Fizelle (1973), Manly Art Gallery and Museum, Sydney, 11 May 1973–11 Jun 1973

Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977

Australian Academy of Art and the Contemporary Art Society (1986), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 15 May 1986–16 Jul 1986

Australian Cubism, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, 24 Nov 2009–08 Apr 2010

Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013

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