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Title

Wheatfield at Starlings


Artist

Sir Stanley Spencer

England

30 Jun 1891 - 14 Dec 1959


Details


Date

1947


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1947


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8016


Artist information

Sir Stanley Spencer

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Keith Bell, Stanley Spencer - a complete catalogue of the paintings, London, 1992, 481 (colour illus.). cat.no. 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. cat.no. 2059

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