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Title

Children dancing

1962


Artist

John Thomas Rigby

Australia

1922 -


About

This painting won the Sulman Prize in 1962 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1963.


Details


Place where the work was made

Brisbane Queensland Australia


Date

1962


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

106.7 x 183.0 cm stretcher;114.5 x 190.6 x 4.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated bot. c., brown oil "RIBby '62".
Signed l.r., white oil "..../ ... JOHN RIGBY/ .../ .../...".


Credit

Purchased 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA3.1963


Sir John Sulman Prize

Winner - 1962


Artist information

John Thomas Rigby

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Brisbane

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Angus Maude (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 19 Jan 1963.

John Millington, John Rigby: art and life, Sydney, 2003, 62, 63 (colour illus.), 236. plate no. 29

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 02 Feb 1963.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 19 Jan 1963, (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily Mirror, Sydney, 18 Jan 1963, (illus.).