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Collection

Leonard French

(Australia 08 Oct 1928 – )

Title
The garden
Year
1960
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on canvas on hardboard
Dimensions

202.5 x 183.0

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., "French 60".
Credit
Purchased 1960
Accession number
OA43.1960
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (9)

Gary Catalano, The years of hope: Australian art and criticism 1959-1968, 'Vitality', pg. 87-102, Melbourne, 1981, 93 (illus.).

Sasha Grishin, Brought to Light: Australian Art 1850-1965 from the Queensland Art Gallery collection, 'Autumn in the Garden of Eden. Leonard French and the "Genesis" series', pg. 276-279, Brisbane, 1998, 276, 279 (colour illus.).

Robert Hughes., Australian painting today: a survey of the past ten years, 'Introduction', Brisbane, 1963, (illus.). cat.no. 26; Lent by the Art Gallery of New South Wales; not paginated.

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

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

Laurie Thomas (Curator), De Hedendaagse Schilderkunst in Australië (Australian painting today), Australia, 1964, (illus.). cat.no. 24

Editor Unknown, Observer, Sydney, 24 Dec 1960.

The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship 1960, Sydney, 1960. cat.no. 14

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

Exhibition history (7)

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

Religious art: from the permanent collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 1961–20 Aug 1961

Australian painting today: a survey of the past ten years (1963-64):

De Hedendaagse Schilderkunst in Australië (Australian painting today), Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1964 -

1940-1965: The heroic years of Australian painting: