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An image of Blue Valley, Canberra by Adrian Feint

Adrian Feint

(Australia 29 Jun 1894 – 25 Apr 1971)

Title
Blue Valley, Canberra
Year
1944
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

46.0 x 61.1 cm stretcher; 69.9 x 82.0 x 6.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, mauve oil "Adrian Feint/ 1944".
Credit
Purchased 1944
Accession number
7419
Copyright
© Estate of Adrian Feint
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1944 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1944.

Bibliography (4)

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 33 (illus.). cat.no. 35

Richard Heathcote, Adrian Feint: Cornucopia, 'Chapter 1: Feint connections flourish: The Haywards, Adelaide and Adrian Feint', pg. 13-16, Kent Town, 2009, 16 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 11. cat.no. 17; titled 'The blue valley'

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983, (colour illus.). cat.no. 33; not paginated

Exhibition history (4)

Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1944), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 19 Aug 1944–07 Sep 1944

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

Australian arcady: landscape paintings from the collection of the the Art Galery of New South Wales:

Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Australia, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986