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Title

They gave him vinegar mixed with gall

1958


Artist

John Coburn

Australia

23 Sep 1925 - 07 Nov 2006


Details


Place where the work was made

Rose Bay Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9456


Artist information

John Coburn

Works in the collection

70


Place

Where the work was made
Rose Bay

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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, Sydney, 2003, 44.

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

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