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Title

Road to the Black Mountains

(circa 1952)


Artist

Russell Drysdale

England, Australia

07 Feb 1912 - 29 Jun 1981


Details


Date

(circa 1952)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

51.0 x 61.0 cm stretcher; 64.5 x 74.6 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner [under frame], "Russell Drysdale". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the Industrial Arts Society 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8679


Artist information

Russell Drysdale

Artist profile

Works in the collection

37


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Helen Campbell, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Out of Sydney: city and hinterlands', pg. 185-186, Sydney, 2000, 200 (colour illus.), 300.

Anne Gray, Hendrik Kolenberg and Tim Bonyhady, Russell Drysdale, Perth, 1999, 19 (colour illus.), 21. cat.no. 23

Lou Klepac, Russell Drysdale: the drawings, Sydney, 2012, 160 (colour illus.).

Humphrey McQueen, Art Monthly Australia, 'Positions vacant', pg. 21-23, Canberra, Sep 2000, 22 (illus.). review of 'Australian icons' exhibition