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Title

Canadian soldier


Artist

Augustus John OM

Wales

04 Jan 1878 - 31 Oct 1961


Details


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

967


Artist information

Augustus John OM

Works in the collection

19


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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