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Title

Flowers and fruit (zinnias)


Artist

Hans Heysen

Germany, Australia, France

08 Oct 1877 - 02 Jul 1968


Details


Date

1921


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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".


Credit

Purchased 1921


Location

Not on display


Accession number

862


Artist information

Hans Heysen

Works in the collection

46


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


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, cat.no. 51, titled 'Flowers and fruit'

Elioth Gruner (Organiser), Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of Australian artists, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, cat.no. 20, titled 'Flowers and fruit'

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 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.