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Title

Self portrait

1927


Artist

Fred Coventry

Australia

1905 - 1997


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1927


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil


Dimensions

38.8 x 28.2 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner., pencil "F.H Coventry/ 31.7.27".


Credit

Gift of Richard Smart 1968


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA20.1968


Artist information

Fred Coventry

Works in the collection

18


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Mary Eagle, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'Turning point', pg. 52-61, Sydney, 1989, 55 (illus.).

Jennifer Hardy, Bodyline: 100 years of Australian drawing - Education kit, Gymea, 2001, (illus.). not paginated

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 52 (illus.). cat.no. 41

Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990, illus.. cat.no. 17

Vaughan Rees, Art-i-facts: Book Two, an exploration of ideas in drawing, Sydney, 1998, 18 (illus.).

Gail Ross, Art New Zealand, 'Art & Industry: Frederick Halford Coventry (1905-1997)', pg. 60-63, New Zealand, Summer 2007-2008, 60, 60 (illus.).