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Title

The red stones


Artist

James Cant

United Kingdom, Australia

28 Nov 1911 - 26 Jun 1982


Details


Date

1946


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

crayon, pastel, watercolour


Dimensions

49.8 x 72.0 cm image / sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, crayon pencil "CANT. 8.46".


Credit

Purchased 1946


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7822


Artist information

James Cant

Works in the collection

18


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jean Campbell, James Cant and Dora Chapman, 'Sydney 1944-49: Aboriginal art, Studio of Realist Art', pg. 37-63, Sydney, 1995, 39 (colour illus.), 45, 157.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 13, 74 (colour illus.), 121. cat.no. 63

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 13. cat.no. 25; titled 'Red stones'