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Title

The inmates


Artist

Eric Wilson

Australia

05 Jan 1911 - 23 Nov 1946


Details


Other Title

The Inmates Lidcombe Hospital Ward 27


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

50.5 x 38.0 cm board; 62.2 x 49.5 x 2.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "Wilson 44".


Credit

Purchased 1944


Accession number

7414


Artist information

Eric Wilson

Works in the collection

66


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Deutscher-Menzies Fine Art, 19th & 20th century Fine Australian and International Art: Fine Art auction 20 & 21 August 2001 Melbourne, Melbourne, 2001, 34, 35. lot no. 35, Eric Wilson's 'The inmate', 1944, oil on board, 47.0 x 30.5cm, colour illustration on page 35 of auction catalouge. This work relates to 'The inmates' in the Gallery's collection.

Douglas Dundas, Art and Australia (vol. 12, no. 1), 'Eric Wilson', pg. 48-57, Sydney, Jul 1974-Sep 1974, 56.

Douglas Dundas, Eric Wilson Memorial Exhibition Souvenir Catalogue, Sydney, 1947. cat.no. 46; not paginated

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 9. cat.no. 7

Andrew Sayers, Eric Wilson, Newcastle, 1983, 55 (illus.). cat.no. 57

Bernard Smith, Meanjin, 'The art of Eric Wilson', pg. 245-249, Melbourne, Summer 1947, 247, 248 (illus.).