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An image of Normanton, North Queensland by Ray Crooke

Ray Crooke

(Australia 1922 – )

Title
Normanton, North Queensland
Year
(1962)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

76.2 x 106.7 cm stretcher; 93.6 x 123.8 x 5.5 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 74 x 104.8 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date
Signed l.l., "R. Crooke". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1963
Accession number
OA4.1963
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Further information

This work was a finalist in the 1962 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1963.

Bibliography (3)

Dennis Colsey and Hal Missingham, One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Sydney, 1968, 28 (illus.). cat.no. 37

Gavin Wilson, Escape artists - modernists in the tropics, Cairns, 1998, 62 (colour illus.), 179.

Gavin Wilson, Encounters with country: landscapes of Ray Crooke, Cairns, 2005, 35 (colour illus.), 69. List of works; no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (4)

Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Competitions 1962, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Jan 1963–17 Feb 1963

One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Various, 1968–1969

Escape Artists - modernists in the tropics:

Encounters with country: Landscapes of Ray Crooke: