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An image of Setting sun by John Coburn

John Coburn

(Australia 23 Sep 1925 – 07 Nov 2006)

Title
Setting sun
Place of origin
Rose BaySydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
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
Accession number
9357
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

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

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

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

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

Editor Unknown (Editor), 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

Exhibition history (4)

Dickerson, Coburn, Gleghorn, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 10 Jul 1957–19 Jul 1957

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Feb 1958–16 Mar 1958

Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary (1962-63):

Artist's Glue, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 04 Mar 1985–30 Jun 1985