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Title

The eagle and the baobab trees

1957


Artist

Clifton Pugh

Australia

17 Dec 1924 - 14 Oct 1990


Details


Other Title

The eagle and the baobab tree


Date

1957


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

66.0 x 88.9 cm board; 80.7 x 103.0 x 4.4 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 67.1 x 89.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "Clifton/ 57".


Credit

Purchased 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9400


Artist information

Clifton Pugh

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Traudi Allen, Clifton Pugh: patterns of a lifetime, Melbourne, 1981, 50, 51 (illus.). plate no. 15

Barry Pearce, Australian Artists, Australian Birds, North Ryde, 1989, 119 (colour illus.). plate no. 100

William Splatt and Barbara Burton, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 184, 185 (colour illus.). plate no. 89

Donald Williams, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 1995, 151 (colour illus.).