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Title

Road to the Black Mountains


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

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