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Collection

Ivon Hitchens

(England 03 Mar 1893 – 29 Aug 1979)

Title
Ornamental card-table and flowers
Year
1952
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

82.7 x 72.3 cm stretcher; 110.5 x 100.0 x 8.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black oil "Hitchens 52".
Credit
Purchased 1952
Accession number
8696
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

The Leicester Galleries, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Leicester Galleries 1952. Purchased from the exhibition 'An important exhibition of paintings from 1940-1952 by Ivon Hitchens' 6-28 June 1952

Bibliography (4)

Dorothy and Douglas Dundas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'A visit to Ivon Hitchens', pg. 74-5, Sydney, Jul 1961, 75 (illus.).

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 87 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 102. cat.no. 977

The Leicester Galleries, An exhibition of paintings from 1940-1952 by Ivon Hitchins, London, 1952. cat.no. 27

Exhibition history (2)

An important exhibition of paintings from 1940-1952 by Ivon Hitchens, The Leicester Galleries, London, 06 Jun 1952–28 Jun 1952

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1952, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Mar 1953–24 May 1953