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An image of Amalie S Colquhoun by A D Colquhoun

A D Colquhoun

(Australia 1894 – 1983)

Amalie S Colquhoun
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

202.6 x 172.7 cm stretcher; 211.0 x 180.2 x 5.7 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 203 x 171.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "A. D. Colquhoun". Not dated.
Purchased 1949
Accession number
© Estate of A D Colquhoun
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1948 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1949.

Bibliography (3)

Katherine Kovacic, Archie & Amalie Colquhoun, Castlemaine, 2010, 8, 12 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham, Artists by artists, Sydney, 1954, (illus.). 15

Alex Taylor, Perils of the studio: inside the artistic affairs of bohemian Melbourne, 'Studio visitors', pg. 137-163, North Melbourne, 2007, front cover (colour illus.), 142 (colour illus.), 143. figure 131

Exhibition history (5)

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Competitions for 1948, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Jan 1949–07 Mar 1949

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1949, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Dec 1949–17 Feb 1950

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953

Artists by artists (1954), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1954–05 Dec 1954

Melbourne bohemia: inside Melbourne artists' studios, City Museum at Old Treasury, Melbourne, 05 Sep 2007–25 Nov 2007