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An image of Self portrait by Eric John Smith

Eric John Smith

(Australia 1919 – )

Title
Self portrait
Year
1944
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

92.0 x 76.0 cm stretcher; 103.2 x 89.0 x 4.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "ERIC J SMITH/ DEC. '44".
Credit
Purchased 1945
Accession number
7448
Copyright
© Eric Smith
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1944 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1945.

Bibliography (1)

Hal Missingham, Artists by artists, Sydney, 1954, (illus.). cat.no. 68

Exhibition history (2)

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman (1944), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Jan 1945–02 Mar 1945

Artists by artists (1954), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1954–05 Dec 1954