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An image of Miss Whiteley by William Pidgeon

William Pidgeon

(Australia 1909 – 1981)

Title
Miss Whiteley
Year
(circa 1955)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

101.6 x 76.2 cm stretcher; 119.6 x 94.4 x 3.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, white oil "W Pidgeon". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1955
Accession number
9178
Copyright
© Courtesy of Dorothy Pidgeon
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1954 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1955.

Bibliography (5)

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Prizes for 1955, Sydney, 1955.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1956 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 9. cat.no. 13

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, 'Bought for National Art Gallery', Sydney, 07 Feb 1956, (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 21 Jan 1956.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 25 Jan 1956.

Exhibition history (1)

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman (1955), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Jan 1956–19 Feb 1956