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Title

Figure group


Artist

Godfrey Miller

Australia

20 Aug 1893 - 10 May 1964


Details


Other Title

Figure Group, Bathers


Date

(circa 1951-circa 1957)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil, pen and ink on canvas


Dimensions

66.7 x 99.5 cm stretcher; 69.0 x 102.3 x 3.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased under the terms of the Florence Turner Blake Bequest 1964


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA26.1964


Artist information

Godfrey Miller

Works in the collection

50


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 15 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1964 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1964, 17. cat.no. 18; NOTE: Dated 1950-58; Collection of Art Gallery of New South Wales

Douglas Dundas, Antique News and Sales, 'Godfrey Miller and his art', pg. 5-8, Jul 1975, 5. NOTE: Titled 'Figure composition'

Deborah Edwards, Godfrey Miller, Sydney, 1996, 48, 50, 53 (colour illus.), 122-23. plate no. 44

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 36 (illus.). cat.no. 38; dated 1950-1958

James Gleeson, Sun, 'Exhibition of Paintings by Godfrey Miller', pg. 2, Sydney, 07 Aug 1957, 2.

Sasha Grishin, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Roger Kemp / Godfrey Miller', pg. 104-115, Sydney, 2002, 111, 112 (colour illus.), 145, 147.

John Henshaw (Editor), Godfrey Miller, Sydney, 1965. plate no. 6

Bruce James, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'In the shadow of the master', pg. 3, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998, 3. This appears in the Spectrum section of the newspaper.

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Godfrey Miller', Sydney, 1976, (colour illus.). cat.no. 61; not paginated; NOTE: Dated 1950-58

Macquarie Galleries, (Godfrey Miller), Sydney, 1957. cat.no. 2; titled 'Figure group'

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 30. cat.no. 12

Arnold Shore, Age, 'Art Shows Earns Honour for Painter', pg. 2, Melbourne, 17 Jun 1959, 2.

Wallace Thornton, The Sydney Morning Herald, '1964 Acquisitions at the Gallery', pg. 14, Sydney, 17 Mar 1965, 14.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, Sydney, Apr 1965, (illus.).

Author Unknown, The Oxford Companion to Twentieth Century Art, 1981. plate no. VIII-28