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Title

Head of a man

1957


Artist

Cecil Collins

England

23 Mar 1908 - 04 Jun 1989


Details


Date

1957


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on board


Dimensions

61.0 x 46.0 cm board; 78.3 x 63.5 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., tan paint "Cecil Collins/ 1957". Dated c.r. verso, blue paint "1957".


Credit

Purchased 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OB5.1961


Artist information

Cecil Collins

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Cecil Collins, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1961


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 31 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 65. cat.no. 396

Whitechapel Art Gallery, Cecil Collins: a retrospective exhibition of paintings, drawings and tapestries 1928-1959, London, 1959. cat.no. 111