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An image of Muriel, wife of the artist by Frank Medworth

Frank Medworth

(Australia, United Kingdom 1892 – 11 Nov 1947)

Title
Muriel, wife of the artist
Year
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
Accession number
8326
Location
Not on display
Further information

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

Bibliography (2)

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

Exhibition history (2)

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

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