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An image of Self-portrait by David Jones

David Jones

(England 01 Nov 1895 – 28 Oct 1974)

Title
Self-portrait
Year
1928
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

60.9 x 50.8 cm stretcher; 84.0 x 73.7 x 8.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., black paint "David Jones '28" and u.c. verso, black paint "DAVID JONES/ MARCH 1928/ ..."
Credit
Purchased 1946
Accession number
7836
Copyright
© David Jones Estate
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Society of Artists, United Kingdom, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Society of Artists 1946. Purchased from the Society of Artists annual exhibition.

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 99 (illus.).

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 92, 93 (colour illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 113 (illus.). cat.no. 1155

Exhibition history (3)

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

David Jones Exhibition (1981), Tate Britain, England, 22 Jul 1981–31 Aug 1981

Modern Britain 1900-1960, NGV: International, Melbourne, 15 Nov 2007–24 Feb 2008