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An image of Street scene by Herbert McClintock

Herbert McClintock

(Australia 20 Nov 1906 – 16 Apr 1985)

Title
Street scene
Other titles:
Back Street Scene
Year
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
Accession number
7920
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Further information

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

Bibliography (6)

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

Exhibition history (6)

100 years of Australian painting (1948), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 1948–17 May 1948

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953

1940-1965: The heroic years of Australian painting:

Art and social commitment: an end to the city of dreams:

Suburb, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, 15 Apr 2000–23 Jul 2000

Artists as Social Commentators and Activists 1946-2006: