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An image of Self portrait by Ivor Hele

Ivor Hele

(Australia 13 Jun 1912 – 01 Dec 1993)

Title
Self portrait
Year
1957
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

121.9 x 83.2 cm board; 146.2 x 107.3 x 7.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, red oil "HELE/ 57".
Credit
Gift of the artist 1958
Accession number
9454
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Further information

This self portrait was awarded the Archibald Prize for 1957.

Bibliography (18)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 10. cat.no. 16

Famous Australian artists, The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1964: Souvenir Catalogue of special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, Famous Australians, Adelaide, 1964. cat. no. 10

Our Art Critic., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Archibald, Wynne and Sulman Art Prizes', Sydney, 12 Dec 1957, page unknown. Archibald Prize review.

the "Mirror" art critic'., Daily Mirror, 'Painters and paintings, Sydney, 12 Dec 1957, page unknown. Archibald Prize review.

Geoffrey Dutton., Bulletin, 'Artbursts: Archibald and Wynne', Sydney, 18 Dec 1957, page unknown. Archibald Prize review.

James Gleeson., Sun, 'Art's "anemia": prize "not to best portrait", Sydney, 12 Dec 1957, page unknown. Archibald Prize review.

Anna Waldmann, The Archibald Prize: an illustrated history 1921-1981, Sydney, 1981, 227 (colour illus.).

Jane Hylton, Ivor Hele: the productive artist, Kent Town, 2002, 26, 52 (colour illus.).

Erik Langker, Art Gallery of New South Wales quarterly, 'The Archibald prize', pg. 51-56, Sydney, Jan 1961, 51 (illus.).

Anne Loxley and Warren Horton, About Face - Aspects of Australian Portraiture c.1770-1993, Canberra, 1994, 12.

Janet Morse, Look, 'Artist at work', pg. 19, South Yarra, Sep 1999, 19 (colour illus.).

Peter Ross, Let's face it: the history of the Archibald Prize, 'Chapter 3: The postwar years', pg. 38-60, Sydney, 2005, 50 (colour illus.), 51, 141 (colour illus.).

Peter Ross, Let's face it: the history of the Archibald Prize, 'The Postwar Years', pg. 40-62, Sydney, 1999, 52 (colour illus.), 53, 131 (colour illus.).

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, 'In The Picture', pg. 18, Heidelberg, Sep 1998, 18 (illus.).

Tamworth Newspaper Co., The Northern daily leader, 'Awarded Archibald Prize', Tamworth, 12 Dec 1957, page unknown (illus.). Archibald Prize review.

Annna Waldmann, Art and Australia (Vol. 20, No. 2), 'The Archibald Prize', pg. 213-236, Sydney, Summer 1982, 227 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, 'Art controversy time here again', pg. 5, Sydney, 12 Dec 1957, 5 (illus.), 38, page unknown. Archibald Prize review.

Unknown (Editor), Sun, 'Hele wins again: this year's Archibald', Sydney, 11 Dec 1957, page unknown. Archibald Prize review.

Exhibition history (4)

Archibald, Wynne and Sulman (1957), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Dec 1957–12 Jan 1958

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Feb 1959–08 Mar 1959

Famous Australians by famous Australian artists, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 07 Mar 1964–21 Mar 1964

About face: Aspects of Australian Portraiture c.1770 - 1993, National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 31 Mar 1994–14 Aug 1994