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An image of Sleep by Arthur Murch

Arthur Murch

(Australia 08 Jul 1902 – 23 Sep 1989)

Title
Sleep
Year
(1950)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

61.7 x 69.5 cm stretcher; 73.8 x 82.2 x 4.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, orange oil "MURCH". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1950
Accession number
8479
Copyright
© Murch Family
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Classical allusions', pg. 135-136, Sydney, 2000, 145 (colour illus.), 301.

Liz Gibson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rayner Hoff / Arthur Murch', pg. 60-71, Sydney, 2002, 68 (colour illus., detail), 69 (colour illus.), 145, 147.

Exhibition history (3)

Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1950), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 02 Sep 1950–20 Sep 1950

Onsight - The Expressive Image, Various venues, 12 May 1987–13 May 1988

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003