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An image of Charred memories by Leonard Hessing

Leonard Hessing

(Australia 1931 – 31 Mar 2004)

Title
Charred memories
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1960
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

147.5 x 122.0 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "Hessing Aug/ 60". Signed c. verso, black crayon "LHessing ...". Signed u.l. corner verso, black crayon "Leonard/ Hessing".
Credit
Purchased 1960
Accession number
OA42.1960
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Christine France, New Directions 1952-1962, 'New directions 1952-1962', pg. 7-19, Sydney, 1991, 28 (illus.), 44. cat.no. 74

Angus Maude (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 02 Dec 1960.

The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship 1959, Sydney, 1959. cat.no. 20

Editor Unknown (Editor), Sun Herald, Sydney, 01 Dec 1960.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Nation, Sydney, 17 Dec 1960.

Exhibition history (4)

The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship 1960, National Gallery of Victoria [Swanston Street], Melbourne, Aug 1960 -

Selections from 'The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship' 1960, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Dec 1960–18 Dec 1960

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1960, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Mar 1961–23 Apr 1961

New Directions 1952-1962, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 08 Feb 1991–24 Mar 1991