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Title

Setting sun


Artist

John Coburn

Australia

23 Sep 1925 - 07 Nov 2006


Details


Place where the work was made

Rose Bay Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1957


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

122.0 x 166.6 cm board; 125 x 170.0 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "Coburn '57".


Credit

Purchased 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9357


Artist information

John Coburn

Works in the collection

70


Place

Where the work was made
Rose Bay

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, 'Establishing a reputation', pg. 44-56, Roseville, 2003, 40 (colour illus.), 44, 193, 213. plate no. 20

Clive Turnbull, Jean Campbell and Daniel Thomas, Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 41. cat.no. 77

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat.no. 99

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily Mirror, Sydney, 25 Jul 1957.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 17 Jul 1957.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 10 Jul 1957.