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Title

The garden

1960


Artist

Leonard French

Australia

08 Oct 1928 -


Details


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA43.1960


Artist information

Leonard French

Works in the collection

15


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


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

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

Editor Unknown, Observer, Sydney, 24 Dec 1960.

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