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An image of Arrangement in grey, green and brown by Jack Carington Smith

Jack Carington Smith

(Australia 26 Feb 1908 – 13 Mar 1972)

Title
Arrangement in grey, green and brown
Year
1946
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

94.5 x 77.0 cm stretcher; 116.4 x 96.7 x 8.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated u.r. corner, black oil "Carington Smith/ 46".
Credit
Purchased 1946
Accession number
7689
Copyright
© Estate of Jack Carington Smith
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1946 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1946.

Bibliography (8)

Sue Backhouse, Jack Carington Smith, Hobart, 1976, 11. cat.no. 9

Joseph Burke., Jack Carington Smith, 'Foreward', Hobart, 1963. cat.no. 3

Douglas Dundas, Art and Australia, 'Jack Carington Smith', pg. 258-268, Sydney, Jan 1973, 260 (illus.).

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 161

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 11. cat.no. 68

Laurence Thomas., Contemporary Australian painters, 'Foreword', Ottawa, 1957. cat.no. 13

Laurie Thomas (Editor), Jubilee exhibition of Australian art, Sydney, 1951, 47. cat.no. 149

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Present day art in Australia, Sydney, 1949, 64 (illus.).

Exhibition history (7)

Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1946), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 24 Aug 1946–11 Sep 1946

100 years of Australian painting (1948), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 1948–17 May 1948

Jubilee exhibition of Australian art:

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953

Contemporary Australian Painters (1957):

Jack Carington Smith: a retrospective exhibition of paintings 1938-1963, Adult Education Board of Tasmania, 30 May 1963–Unknown

Jack Carington Smith retrospective (1977):