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Title

Coolie

(1955)


Artist

Ian Fairweather

Scotland, Australia

29 Sep 1891 - 20 May 1974


Details


Other Titles

(Figure in a hat)

Figure in a Hat


Date

(1955)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

gouache on cardboard


Dimensions

53.0 x 38.6 cm board (irreg.); 62.3 x 48.3 x 4.8 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, pale blue gouache "IF". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9188


Artist information

Ian Fairweather

Works in the collection

25


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Murray Bail, Ian Fairweather, 'Drawings, mostly', pg. 84-93, Sydney, 2009, 91 (colour illus.), 253. plate no. 67; Note that this publication refers to this work by the title "Figure in a Hat".

Murray Bail, Mary Eagle, Drusilla Modjeska, Martin Armiger, Joanna Capon and Pierre Ryckmans, Fairweather, Australia, 1994, 94 (colour illus.), 142. plate no. 22; Note that this publication refers to this work by the title "Figure in a hat".

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 13

Leon Paroissien (Editor), Australian Art Review, 'Ian Fairweather', p140-143, Rozelle, 1982, 143 (illus.).

Queensland Art Gallery (Curator), Fairweather: a retrospective exhibition, South Brisbane, Jun 1965. cat.no. 33; not paginated; this publication refers to this print by the title "Figure in hat".

Clive Turnbull, Jean Campbell and Daniel Thomas, Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 43. cat.no. 107; This publication refers to this work as "Figure in hat".