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Title

Dairy farm, Victoria


Artist

John Perceval

Australia

01 Feb 1923 - 15 Oct 2000


About

This painting won the Wynne Prize in 1960 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1961.


Details


Place where the work was made

Victoria Australia


Date

1960


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

91.5 x 113.6 cm board; 104.8 x 126.8 x 3.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, black oil "Perceval/ 60".


Credit

Purchased 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA3.1961


Wynne Prize

Winner - 1960


Artist information

John Perceval

Works in the collection

7


Place

Where the work was made
Victoria

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 13 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, 29, 33 (illus.).

Robert Hughes, The art of Australia, Melbourne, 1970, 236 (illus.).

Glenis Israel, Senior artwise: visual arts 11-12, 'John Perceval', pg. 33-39, Milton, 2000, 34 (colour illus.), 35. plate no. 5.1

Angus Maude (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 28 Jan 1961.

William Splatt and Barbara Burton, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 188, 189 (colour illus.). plate no. 91

David Thomas, Menzies, Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers: Important Australian & International Fine Paintings and Sculpture: 8 December 2011, Catalogue entry for Lot 41 John Perceval 'The Cornfield', pg. 88-91, Sydney, 2011, 90, 91 (colour illus.).

Ken Wach, Menzies, Fine Art Auctioneers and Valuers: Important Australian & International Fine Paintings and Sculpture: 6 December 2012, Sydney, Catalogue entry for Lot 40 John Perceval 'The Cornfield', pg. 74-77, Sydney, 2012, 76, 77 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Nation, Sydney, 11 Feb 1961.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 01 Feb 1961.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Observer, New South Wales, 18 Feb 1961.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 28 Jan 1961.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Sun-Herald, Sydney, 27 Jan 1961.