Sofa and violin
oil on canvas
35.5 x 70.0 cm stretcher; 46.5 x 82.5 x 4.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r., scratched into black paint "C. VENARD". Not dated.
Not on display
© Claude Vénard. ADAGP, licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Recent paintings by Claude Venard, The Lefevre Gallery, London, 28 Apr 1955–21 May 1955
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Feb 1958–16 Mar 1958
French art from Australian collections, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, Jun 1959–Jul 1959
Paintings by European masters: Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960, National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 12 Mar 1960–26 Mar 1960
Venard, Reading Public Museum, Pennsylvania, 1969–1969
Mayor Gallery, London/England
The Lefevre Gallery, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Alex Reid & Lefevre 1956
Referenced in 5 publications
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. 10
Queensland Art Gallery, French art from Australian collections, Brisbane, 1959. cat.no. 89 as 'Sofa and Violin'
Reading Public Museum, A retrospective exhibition of paintings by Claude Venard, Pennsylvania, 1969.
The Lefevre Gallery, Recent paintings by Claude Venard, London, 1955.