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Title

recto: (Cafe scene) verso: The Miraculous Draught of Fishes

recto 1928
verso 1933


Artist

Frank Medworth

Australia, United Kingdom

1892 - 11 Nov 1947


Details


Dates

recto 1928
verso 1933


Media category

Painting


Materials used

recto: oil on canvas verso: tempera on canvas


Dimensions

153.0 x 137.6 cm stretcher; 169.8 x 154.6 x 5.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated top c. recto, black oil "FRANK C. MEDWORTH 1928". Signed and dated l.l. verso on side of boat, brown tempera "MEDWORTH 1933". Signed c. on stretcher member, blue pencil "FRANK MEDWORTH/ .../ ...".


Credit

Gift of Mrs Medworth 1948


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8119


Artist information

Frank Medworth

Works in the collection

61


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Herbert Badham, A gallery of Australian art, 'Introduction', pg. v-vii., Sydney, 1954, xiii, (illus.). plate no. 48

David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, An exhibition of works by Frank Medworth, Sydney, 1939. cat.no. 1; titled 'The Miraculous Draught of Fishes' (St. john, 21,7); price: £70