Skip to content

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

View More:


Title

Rosie

1949


Artist

Amalie Sara Colquhoun

Australia

20 Mar 1894 - 16 Jun 1974


About

This work was a finalist in the 1949 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1950.


Details


Place where the work was made

Melbourne Victoria Australia


Date

1949


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

101.6 x 50.8 cm stretcher; 120 x 194.6 x 8.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 71 x 103 cm; These are the sight dimensions for the canvas. There are two thin strips of wood located either side which have not been measured.


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "Amalie Colquhoun". Signed verso on frame, pen and black ink on paper "".../ .../ ... AMALIE COLQUHOUN/ .../ ...".


Credit

Purchased 1950


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8403


Archibald Prize

- 1949


Artist information

Amalie Sara Colquhoun

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Melbourne

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Rosalind Gowans, Newsletter: the Victorian Artists Society, 'The Colquhoun family of artists', pg. 12, East Melbourne, Aug 2007-Sep 2007, 12.

Peter Perry and John Perry, Max Meldrum and associates: their art, lives and influences, 'Amalie Colquhoun', pg. 82, Victoria, 1996, 82 (colour illus.).