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An image of Flowers and fruit (zinnias) by Hans Heysen

Hans Heysen

(Germany, Australia, France 08 Oct 1877 – 02 Jul 1968)

Flowers and fruit (zinnias)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

70.0 x 82.7 cm stretcher; 92.0 x 104.5 x 10.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, red oil "HANS HEYSEN 1921".
Purchased 1921
Accession number
© C Heysen
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

Australian Exhibition Commission, Catalogue: British Empire Exhibition (Wembley) 1924, 1924, 93. Lent by the Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales

Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 27 (illus.).

Elioth Gruner (Organiser), The exhibition of Australian art to be held at the galleries of the Royal Academy London, 1923, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, 51, titled 'Flowers and fruit'

Elioth Gruner (Organiser), Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of Australian artists, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, 20, titled 'Flowers and fruit'

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. 225 [Gallery No. 3]

Catherine Speck (Editor), Heysen to Heysen: selected letters of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen, 'Introduction', pg. 1-19, Canberra, 2011, n.pag. (colour illus.), 17, 350. Illustration between pg. 8 and 9.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Sydney mail, Sydney, 14 Sep 1921, (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney morning herald, 'Society of Artists: the Spring exhibition', pg. 6, Sydney, 09 Sep 1921, 6.

Exhibition history (7)

Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1921), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 10 Sep 1921–01 Oct 1921

Exhibition of Australian art (1923), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, Jun 1923 -

Exhibition of Australian Art (1923), Burlington House, 06 Oct 1923–03 Nov 1923

British Empire Exhibition (1924), Empire Stadium, Wembley, 23 Apr 1924–Oct 1925

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

Travelling Art Exhibition 1953. Still life and flower paintings by Australian artists:

Still life, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jul 2013–23 Apr 2014