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Title

Muriel, wife of the artist


Artist

Frank Medworth

Australia, United Kingdom

1892 - 11 Nov 1947


About

This work was a finalist in the 1940 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1949.


Details


Date

1940


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

100.0 x 74.0 cm board; 115.6 x 89.6 x 3.5 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 97.8 x 71.6 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, red oil "Medworth 1940". Signed c. verso, brush and black ink "FRANK MEDWORTH".


Credit

Purchased 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8326


Archibald Prize

- 1940


Artist information

Frank Medworth

Works in the collection

61


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Eleonare H. Lange, Art in Australia [series 4, no. 1], 'Portraiture through the ages', pg. 10-22, Sydney, Mar 1941, 21 (illus.).

Hal Missingham, Artists by artists, Sydney, 1954, (illus.). cat.no. 48