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An image of Seated figure by Rah Fizelle

Rah Fizelle

(Australia 04 Sep 1891 – 25 Oct 1964)

Seated figure
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
(circa 1940)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

101.5 x 74.5 cm stretcher; 114.3 x 78.5 x 4.5 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 101.6 x 74.7 cm; Old curators catalogue card

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "Rah Fizelle". Not dated.
Purchased 1965
Accession number
© Reproduced with permission
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Mary Eagle, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'Sydney divided', pg. 138-165, Sydney, 1989, 144, 145 (colour illus.).

Renée Free, Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder, Sydney, 1966, 15. 43

Frank Hinder, Art and Australia, 'Rah Fizelle', pg. 130-133, Sydney, Sep 1965, 133 (illus.).

Olympic Civic Committee of Melbourne City Council, The arts festival of the Olympic Games, Melbourne: a guide to the exhibitions with introductory commentaries on the arts in Australia, Melbourne, 1956. 37 in Paintings and Drawings section; titled 'Seated Figure', National Gallery of Victoria Melbourne

Ursula Prunster, Seeing is believing: the art in photography, 'Art Deco & Modernism', Sydney, 1985. 19; not paginated

Exhibition history (2)

Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder:

Seeing is believing - the art in photography, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1985–19 Jan 1986