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Title

Street scene

1944


Artist

Herbert McClintock

Australia

20 Nov 1906 - 16 Apr 1985


About

This work was a finalist in the 1944 Sulman Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1947.


Details


Other Title

Back Street Scene


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

57.5 x 68.3 cm board; 79.2 x 89.7 x 6.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, pale brown oil "Herbert McClintock/ 1944".


Credit

Purchased 1947


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7920


Sir John Sulman Prize

- 1944


Artist information

Herbert McClintock

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Peter Emmett, Sydney: metropolis, suburb, harbour, 'Suburb', pg. 71-72, Glebe, 2000, 111, 112 (colour illus.).

Manly Art Gallery and Museum (Editor), Artists as social commentators and activists, Sydney, 2007, 30, 11 (colour illus.).

Charles Merewether, Art and social commitment: an end to the city of dreams 1931-1948, Sydney, 1984, 100, 156 (illus.). cat.no. 84

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 140

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 11. cat.no. 61

Bernard William Smith, Place, taste and tradition: a study of Australian art since 1788, 'Surrealism and the neo-surrealist developments', pg. 214-238, South Melbourne, 1979, 235 (illus.). plate no. 88