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An image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien
Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien
Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien
Alternate image of Supper at Emmaus by Justin O'Brien

Justin O'Brien

(Australia, Italy 02 Aug 1917 – 17 Jan 1996)

Title
Supper at Emmaus
Year
(circa 1953)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

40.3 x 27.3 cm

Signature & date
Signed u.l., "O'Brien". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1953
Accession number
8729
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Dennis Colsey, Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 69

Art Critic., Daily telegraph and daily news, 'O'Brien's works on show', Sydney, 16 Jun 1953. page number unknown; Review of Macquarie Galleries exhibition

D.R.W., Le Courrier Australien, 'At Sydney Galleries: Justin O'Brien', Sydney, Jun 1953. page number unknown; Review of Macquarie Galleries exhibition

James Gleeson., Sun, 'Exhibition of Justin O'Brien's work', Sydney, 16 Jun 1953. page number unknown; Review of Macquarie Galleries exhibition

Glenbrook School of Arts, Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Blue Mountains, 1964. no catalogue number

Art Critic (Paul Haefliger)., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The art of Justin O'Brien', Sydney, 16 Jun 1953. page number unknown

Barry Pearce and Natalie Wilson, Justin O'Brien: the sacred music of colour, Sydney, 2010, 165.

Exhibition history (5)

Exhibition of pictures: Justin O'Brien (1953), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 16 Jun 1953–30 Jun 1953

Religious art: from the permanent collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 1961–20 Aug 1961

Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Glenbrook School of Arts, Glenbrook, 17 Apr 1964–18 Apr 1964

Hand and eye - a survey of artists' materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Various venues, 1970–1970

Onsight - The Expressive Image, Various venues, 12 May 1987–13 May 1988