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An image of Wheatfield at Starlings by Sir Stanley Spencer

Sir Stanley Spencer

(England 30 Jun 1891 – 14 Dec 1959)

Wheatfield at Starlings
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

50.7 x 76.2 cm stretcher; 67.5 x 93.5 x 9.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1947
Accession number
© Sir Stanley Spencer/DACS. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Not on display
Provenance (1)

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

Bibliography (5)

Keith Bell, Stanley Spencer - a complete catalogue of the paintings, London, 1992, 481 (colour illus.). 336

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 184 (illus.).

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 168 (colour illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 163. 2059

Mary Kisler and Justin Paton (Curators), Everyday Miracles: the art of Stanley Spencer, Dunedin, 2003, 56, 57 (colour illus.). no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (3)

Unknown, Queensland Art Gallery, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 05 Apr 1951–05 Oct 1951

Everyday Miracles: the art of Stanley Spencer:

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

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