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Collection

Ruskin Spear

(England 30 Jun 1911 – 17 Jan 1990)

Title
Spring
Year
1945
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on wood
Dimensions

56.6 x 41.5 cm board; 71.0 x 56.0 x 7.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1946
Accession number
7839
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

The Leicester Galleries, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Leicester Galleries 1946

Bibliography (3)

Ernest Brown and Phillips Ltd, London, Catalogue of an exhibition of paintings, drawings, sculpture by artists of fame and of promise, London, 1946. cat.no. 70

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 182 (illus.).

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 160. cat.no. 2026

Exhibition history (2)

Artists of fame and of promise, 1946, The Leicester Galleries, London, Jul 1946–Aug 1946

Unknown, Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 05 Apr 1951–05 Oct 1951