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An image of The wind by Arthur Murch

Arthur Murch

(Australia 08 Jul 1902 – 23 Sep 1989)

Title
The wind
Year
(circa 1955)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

53.4 x 76.2 cm board; 71.5 x 94.5 x 4.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, red oil "MURCH". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1955
Accession number
9141
Copyright
© Murch Family
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Joseph Eisenberg, Arthur Murch 1902-1989: A retrospective, 'Arthur Murch 1902-1989: A retrospective', pg. 5-11, Armidale, 1992, 9, 21. cat.no. 44

Liz Gibson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rayner Hoff / Arthur Murch', pg. 60-71, Sydney, 2002, 70 (colour illus.), 145, 147.

Steven Miller, Look, 'An artist for all seasons: Arthur Murch', pg. 14, South Yarra, Jul 2000, 14 (colour illus.). Exhibitions from the archive

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 8. cat.no. 15

New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition 1955, Sydney, 1955. cat.no. 61; price 80 Gns.

Daniel Thomas, Project 19: Arthur Murch, Sydney, 1977. cat.no. 29

Tony Tuckson, New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, Sydney, 1956, 8. cat.no. 6

Exhibition history (6)

Society of Artists Spring Exhibition (1955), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 11 Aug 1955–30 Sep 1955

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Feb 1956–29 Feb 1956

New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Apr 1956 -

Project 19 - Arthur Murch (1977), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Jul 1977–28 Aug 1977

Arthur Murch 1902-1989: A Retrospective:

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003