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An image of They gave him vinegar mixed with gall by John Coburn

John Coburn

(Australia 23 Sep 1925 – 07 Nov 2006)

Title
They gave him vinegar mixed with gall
Place of origin
Rose BaySydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1958
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

151.7 x 76.2 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, "Coburn/ 58".
Credit
Purchased 1958
Accession number
9456
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 7. cat.no. 7

Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, 'Establishing a reputation', pg. 44-56, Roseville, 2003, 44.

Alison Small, Art and Artists of Australia, South Melbourne, 1981, colour illus..

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily Mirror, Sydney, 27 Feb 1958. Review of the Blake Prize exhibition

Exhibition history (3)

The Blake Prize 1958, Mark Foys Gallery, Feb 1958 -

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

Religious art: from the permanent collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 1961–20 Aug 1961