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Title

Portrait of Hon. W.J. McKell KC

1946


Artist

Joshua Smith

Australia

12 Mar 1905 - 22 Jul 1995


About

This work was a finalist in the 1946 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1947.


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1946


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

99.0 x 77.7 cm stretcher; 119.7 x 97.6 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, yellow oil "Joshua Smith/ Sydney 1946".


Credit

Purchased 1947


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7849


Archibald Prize

- 1946


Artist information

Joshua Smith

Works in the collection

10


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Yve Close, Joshua Smith: artist 1905-1995, 'Art works and anecdotes', pg. 71-88, New South Wales, 1998, 80, 210. cat.no. 33