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An image of Brisbane River by Donald Friend

Donald Friend

(Australia 06 Feb 1915 – 16 Aug 1989)

Title
Brisbane River
Year
1944
Media category
Drawing
Materials used
pen and black ink, wash, gouache on ivory wove paper
Dimensions

51.0 x 65.7 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., white gouache "Donald. 44"
Credit
Purchased 1944
Accession number
7411
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of the Estate of Donald Friend
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Christine France, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Donald Friend / Margaret Olley', pg. 128-139, Sydney, 2002, 128 (colour illus.), 143, 147.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 80, 81 (illus.). cat.no. 72

Elwyn Lynn, The Australian landscape and its artists, Rushcutters Bay, 1977, 58, 59 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 9. cat.no. 6

Barry Pearce, Donald Friend Retrospective 1915-1989, Sydney, 1990, 47 (colour illus.).

Martin Terry, Masterpieces of Australian Painting, Sydney, 1984, 132, 133 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (5)

Nineteenth annual exhibition of the Contemporary Group (1944), Blaxland Gallery, Sydney, 03 Jul 1944–14 Jul 1944

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

Donald Friend Retrospective 1915-1989:

Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003