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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)

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

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

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

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

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: