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Collection

Hector Gilliland

(Australia 30 Dec 1911 – 20 Apr 2002)

Title
House backs, Rozelle
Year
1956
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
charcoal, watercolour on ivory laid paper
Dimensions

37.5 x 55.3 cm image; 39.4 x 57.3 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l.corner, pencil "GILLILAND `56 ...".
Credit
Marshall Bequest Fund 1956
Accession number
9241
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1956 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1956.

Bibliography (5)

Jean Campbell, Australian watercolour painters: 1780 to the present day, 'The 1950s and 1960s: Sydney and the abstract painters', pg. 198-213, Roseville, 1989, 203 (colour illus.).

Bruce James, Hendrik Kolenberg and Robyn Martin-Weber, Hector Gilliland, Roseville, 2000, 73 (colour illus.), 167.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 13, 16, 78 (colour illus.), 79 (colour illus.), 122. cat.no. 70. The colour illustration on page 79 is a detail of the image.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 20

Hendrik Kolenberg, The Australian Watercolour Institute, 'Foreword', pg. 7, Willoughby, 2006, 7.

Exhibition history (1)

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s: