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Title

Tall city window


Artist

Lorna Muir Nimmo

Australia

1920 - 1990


About

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


Details


Other Title

The city window, Sydney


Date

1945


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pen and black ink, watercolour on paper


Dimensions

52.5 x 37.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black watercolour "Nimmo 45".


Credit

Purchased 1945


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7541


Wynne Prize

- 1945


Artist information

Lorna Muir Nimmo

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Joan Kerr (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 208, 209 (colour illus.). cat.no. 355

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 70 (colour illus.), 71, 121. cat.no. 59

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 58

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 15. watercolours cat.no. 25

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836 to 1946, Sydney, 1946, 11. cat.no. 44