Skip to content

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

View More:


Title

Landscape, Hill End

1961


Artist

David Strachan

Australia, England

25 Jun 1919 - 23 Nov 1970


About

This painting won the Wynne Prize in 1961 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1962.


Details


Date

1961


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

65.4 x 81.2 cm stretcher; 79.2 x 95.4 x 7.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "d Strachan/ '61".


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA2.1962


Wynne Prize

Winner - 1961


Artist information

David Strachan

Works in the collection

202


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 11 publications

Bibliography


Helen Campbell, Wynne centenary 1897-1997: a selection of past winners from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, colour illus.. not paginated

Edmund Capon (Director), Barry Pearce (Curator) and Dinah Dysart (Curator), The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition, Sydney, 1986, 20 (colour illus.), 29.

Dennis Colsey and Hal Missingham, One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Sydney, 1968, 24 (illus.). cat.no. 28

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 43 (illus.). cat.no. 48

Barry Pearce, David Strachan, 'Introduction', pg. 9-22, Sydney, 1993, 67 (colour illus.), 126. plate no. 41

Gavin Wilson, The artists of Hill End, Sydney, 1995, 83 (colour illus.), 122. plate no. 42

Author Unknown, Sunday telegraph, Sydney, 19 Jan 1962.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily Mirror, Sydney, 21 Jan 1962.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 20 Jan 1962.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 19 Jan 1962.

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Selected entries from the Archibald and Wynne Competitions', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat. no. 18