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Title

Fisher family


Artist

David Strachan

Australia, England

25 Jun 1919 - 23 Nov 1970


Details


Date

1945


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

20.5 x 25.1 cm board; 39.2 x 44.1 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, incised and black ink "d Strachan XLV".


Credit

Purchased 1945


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7536


Artist information

David Strachan

Works in the collection

202


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Felicity Fenner., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Strachan's deep, dark dream world', Sydney, 20 Feb 1993.

Lou Klepac (Editor), David Strachan, Sydney, 1993, 15 (colour illus.), 124. plate no. 5

Steven Miller, Dogs in Australian art, 'Clash of artistic dogmas', pg. 15-20, Kent Town, 2012, 16 (colour illus.).

Denise Mimmocchi, Guide to the papers of David Edgar Strachan (1919-1970) in the Archive of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Poetry out of everyday life', pg. 1-3, Sydney, 2001, front and back cover (colour illus., detail), 36.

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 9. cat.no. 8

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 197.