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An image of Trinity wharf by Tristram Hillier

Tristram Hillier

(England 11 Apr 1905 – 18 Jan 1983)

Title
Trinity wharf
Year
1946
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

61.2 x 81.9 cm stretcher; 78.0 x 99.0 x 6.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., brown paint "Hillier '46".
Credit
Purchased 1947
Accession number
7943
Copyright
© Tristram Hillier Estate
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1947

Bibliography (6)

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, Paintings by Tristram Hillier, London, 1946. cat. no. 11, as 1945

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 86 (illus.).

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 256 (colour illus.). this work is not in the exhibition but is referred to and illustrated in the catalogue

Tristram Hillier, Leda and the goose: an autobiography, London, 1954, 108 (illus.).

Robert Melville, The Studio, 'Tristram Hillier', pg. 114-117, London, Oct 1954, 115 (illus.).

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 100 (illus.). cat.no. 967

Exhibition history (2)

Paintings by Tristram Hillier, Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, 07 May 1946–01 Jun 1946

Modern Britain 1900-1960, NGV: International, Australia, 15 Nov 2007–24 Feb 2008