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An image of Ballad of a dead stockman no. 2 by Jon Molvig

Jon Molvig

(Australia 27 May 1923 – 15 May 1970)

Title
Ballad of a dead stockman no. 2
Year
1959
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

122.0 x 198.7

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., oil "Molvig IV 59".
Credit
Purchased 1959
Accession number
OA23.1959
Copyright
© Otte Bartzis
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Gary Catalano, The years of hope: Australian art and criticism 1959-1968, 'Other styles, other images', pg. 60-74, Melbourne, 1981, 61 (ilus.), 62.

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1959', Sydney, Apr 1960, 22, 23 (illus.).

Katrina Rumley, Jon Molvig, Expressionist, 'Jon Molvig, Expressionist', pg. 1-30, Newcastle, 2002, 5, 12 (colour illus.), 20, 27. cat.no. 17

The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship 1959, Sydney, 1959. cat.no. 43

Exhibition history (4)

Selections from 'The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship' 1959, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 Sep 1959–11 Oct 1959

Recent Australian Painting, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 20 Jan 1962–10 Feb 1962

Aspects of Australian Figurative Painting 1942-1962: Dreams, Fears and Desires (The 5th Biennale of Sydney), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 11 Apr 1984–17 Jun 1984

Jon Molvig: Expressionist, Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 10 Aug 2002–22 Sep 2002