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An image of The bathers by Justin O'Brien

Justin O'Brien

(Australia, Italy 02 Aug 1917 – 17 Jan 1996)

Title
The bathers
Year
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
Accession number
7995
Copyright
© Estate of Justin O'Brien
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

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

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

Exhibition history (4)

Exhibition of oils and drawings by Justin O'Brien (1947), David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 23 Oct 1947–01 Nov 1947

Hand and eye - a survey of artists' materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Various venues, 1970–1970

Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1989–25 Jun 1989

Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998