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An image of Girl in pink by Ralph Balson

Ralph Balson

(Australia 12 Aug 1890 – 1964)

Title
Girl in pink
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1937
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on paperboard
Dimensions

70.5 x 55.0 cm board; 87.5 x 72.0 x 2.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, purple oil "R.BALSON.37".
Credit
Gift of Mr W. Balson the artist's son 1965
Accession number
OA8.1965
Copyright
© Ralph Balson Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (9)

Sarah Thomas, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'The Sydney schools: Dorrit Black's Modern Art Centre and the Crowley-Fizelle School', pg. 262-265, Sydney, 2013, 265 (colour illus.), 310, 320.

Daniel Thomas, Gallery A Sydney 1964 - 1983, 'Ralph Balson and Gallery A', pg. 103-115, Campbelltown, 2009, 109.

Daniel Thomas, Symposium papers: Colour in art - revisiting 1919 & R-Balson, 'Modern Australia: Colour in art 1910s-1950s', pg. 3-11, Paddington, 2008, 8-9, 11.

Susan McCulloch, Alan McCulloch and Emily McCulloch Childs, The new McCulloch's encyclopedia of Australian art, Carlton, 2006, 239 (colour illus.).

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 30. cat.no. 1

Alan McCulloch and Susan McCulloch, The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, St Leonards, 1994, 397 (colour illus.).

Bruce Adams, Ralph Balson A Retrospective, Bulleen, Jul 1989, 7 (colour illus.), 21, 50, 73. cat.no. 3

Mary Eagle, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'Sydney divided', pg. 138-165, Sydney, 1989, 138 (colour illus.), 139, 144. plate no. 101

Paul McGillick, Aspect: Art and Literature, 'The importance of Ralph Balson', pg. 4-17, Mona Vale, Winter 1981, 5, 7 (illus.), 15.

Exhibition history (6)

Exhibition I, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 17 Aug 1939–02 Sep 1939

Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder:

Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977

Ralph Balson: a retrospective:

Australian Painters Seeing Cézanne, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998–17 Jan 1999

Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013