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Title

The bathers


Artist

Justin O'Brien

Australia, Italy

02 Aug 1917 - 17 Jan 1996


Details


Date

1947


Media categories

Drawing , Watercolour


Materials used

pen and black ink, watercolour


Dimensions

37.6 x 50.4 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., ink "O'Brien 47".


Credit

Purchased 1947


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7995


Artist information

Justin O'Brien

Works in the collection

20


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Dennis Colsey, Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 58

David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney and Tatlock Miller, Exhibition of oils and drawings by Justin O'Brien, Sydney, 1947. cat.no. 1

Geoffrey Dutton, Sun, Sea, Surf and Sand, the Myth of the Beach, Melbourne, 1985, 135 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 59

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 83 (illus.). cat.no. 75