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Title

Vivarium

1947


Artist

Maurice Estève

France

02 May 1904 - 2001


Details


Date

1947


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

81.0 x 65.0 cm board; 97.6 x 81.4 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., grey paint "Estève 47". Signed and dated u.r. verso, green paint Estève/ 1947/ ...".


Credit

Purchased 1953


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9012


Artist information

Maurice Estève

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Galerie Louis Carré, Paris/France, Purchased by the AGNSW from Louis Carré Gallery 1953. Purchased from the exhibition 'French Painting Today' touring Australian State Galleries.


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, French painting today: peintres vivants de l'Ecole de Paris, Sydney, 1953, 20. cat.no. 37

Pierre Francastel, Estève, Paris, 1956, 72, 73 (illus.). as in a private collection

European Masters, The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960: Souvenir catalogue of special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, Paintings, Adelaide, 1960. cat. no. 2

Queensland Art Gallery, French art from Australian collections, Brisbane, 1959. cat.no. 38