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Title

Girl in pink

1937


Artist

Ralph Balson

Australia

12 Aug 1890 - 1964


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

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


Artist information

Ralph Balson

Works in the collection

17


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.