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Title

Sofa and guitar


Artist

Claude Vénard

France

21 Mar 1913 - 1999


Details


Other Title

Sofa and violin


Date

circa 1955


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9306


Artist information

Claude Vénard

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Mayor Gallery, London/England

The Lefevre Gallery, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Alex Reid & Lefevre 1956


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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.

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1957.