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An image of Will Dyson (Sketch portrait) by George James Coates

George James Coates

(Australia, England 09 Aug 1869 – 27 Jul 1930)

Will Dyson (Sketch portrait)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

76.1 x 59.3 cm stretcher; 94.0 x 76.3 x 6.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed u.r. corner, light brown oil "George J. Coates". Not dated.
Purchased 1921
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, 233, titled 'W. Dyson, Esq.', [Gallery No. 3]

Ross McMullin, Will Dyson: Cartoonist, etcher and Australia's finest war artist, 'Chapter 3: THE GREAT WAR', Australia, 1984, 138 (colour illus.).

Ross McMullin, Will Dyson: Australia's radical genius, 'Chapter 4: 'GRIEF MUST BE YOUR HOUSEMATE TO THE END' Aftermath 1918-1925', Australia, 2006, 272 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (1)

Artists by artists (1954), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1954–05 Dec 1954