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Title

Roy Fluke

1961


Artist

Dora Toovey

Australia

1898 - 1986


About

This work was a finalist in the 1961 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1962.


Details


Other Title

Portrait of Roy Fluke


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1961


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

91.5 x 71.0 cm stretcher; 111.3 x 91.1 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "Dora Toovey/ '61".
Signed u.r. corner verso on canvas on stretcher member, black oil "... Dora Toovey/ ...".


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA6.1962


Archibald Prize

- 1961


Artist information

Dora Toovey

Works in the collection

3


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Selected entries from the Archibald and Wynne Competitions', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat. no. 2