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An image of Canadian soldier by Augustus John OM

Augustus John OM

(Wales 04 Jan 1878 – 31 Oct 1961)

Title
Canadian soldier
Year
1918
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

80.7 x 59.7 cm stretcher; 106.7 x 86.3 x 8.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed u.r., grey paint "John". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1930
Accession number
967
Copyright
© Augustus John/The Bridgeman Art Library
Location
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Augustus John OM, 1918-14 Mar 1930, Purchased by Arthur Tooth & Sons from Augustus John, 14 March 1930. Sold on the same day to the AGNSW. Tooth stock no. 8956

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, 14 Mar 1930, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1930

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 96 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 112. cat.no. 1136

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Twenty three British painters, Sydney, 1953, 8. cat.no. 21

Exhibition history (2)

Unknown, City of Nottingham Art Museum Special Exhibition 1922, City of Nottingham Art Museum and Art Gallery, England, 1922–1922

Twenty three British painters: NAGNSW Travelling Art Exhibitions 1953, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1953–1953