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Title

Madonna and Child


Artist

Justin O'Brien

Australia, Italy

02 Aug 1917 - 17 Jan 1996


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(circa 1953)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pen and ink, watercolour on paper


Dimensions

52.4 x 20.3 cm


Signature & date

Signed u.r. corner, pen and black ink 'O'BRIEN'. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1953


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8730


Artist information

Justin O'Brien

Works in the collection

20


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Anthony Bradley, The art of Justin O'Brien, Sydney, 1982, 20, 93 (illus.), 106. figure no. 11; dated 1953

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

Macquarie Galleries, Exhibition of pictures: Justin O'Brien, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 13; 'Madonna and child'; priced 18 guineas

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Religious art: from the permanent collection, Sydney, 1961. cat.no. 13

D R W., Le Courrier Australien, 'At Sydney galleries: Justin O'Brien', Sydney, Jun 1953.

Natalie Wilson, Justin O'Brien catalogue supplement, Sydney, 2010, 16. cat.no. 32

Natalie Wilson, Justin O'Brien: the sacred music of colour, 'Justin O'Brien and the art of transfiguration', pg. 23-145, Sydney, 2010, 65, 72 (colour illus.), 158, 165. cat.no. 32