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Title

Carron Plains


Artist

Sidney Nolan

Australia, England

22 Apr 1917 - 28 Nov 1992


About

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


Details


Place where the work was made

Wahroonga Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1948


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

91.6 x 121.9 cm board; 88.7 x 119.0 sight; 107.4 x 137.2 x 4.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "nolan/ 25-5-48".


Credit

Purchased 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8168


Wynne Prize

- 1949


Artist information

Sidney Nolan

Works in the collection

135


Place

Where the work was made
Wahroonga

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 10 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, A selection of eighty-two reproductions mainly from the Australian collection and including examples from the British, French and Dutch [Art Gallery of New South Wales]., Sydney, 1959, (illus.). plate no. 37

Michaela Boland., The Australian, 'Sidney Nolan work takes wing, after 65 years', Sydney, 19 Jul 2013, n.pag.. viewed 31.07.2013, http://www.theaustralian.com.au/arts/visual-arts/sidney-nolan-work-takes-wing-after-65-years/story-fn9d3avm-1226681642885

Dennis Colsey and Hal Missingham, One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Sydney, 1968, 22 (illus.). cat.no. 23

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 39 (illus.). cat.no. 42

James Gleeson., Sun, 'Gallery purchases for 1949', Sydney, 19 Dec 1949.

Art Critic (Paul Haefliger)., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'An exhibition that merits compliments', Sydney, 20 Dec 1949.

Tatlock Miller., Sun, 'Amazing impact by Australian artist', Sydney, 08 Mar 1949. Review of Nolan's exhibition of outback paintings held at David Jones' Art Gallery.

Hal Missingham, They kill you in the end, 'Trustees', pg. 24-44, Sydney, 1973, 28.

Laurence Thomas, Twelve Australian artists, 'Introduction', pg. 6-10, London, 1953, 14. cat.no. 21

Laurence Thomas., Contemporary Australian painters, 'Foreword', Ottawa, 1957, (illus.). cat.no. 45; illus.no. 12