This work was a finalist in the 1965 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1966.
pencil, crayon, watercolour, gouache on paper
61.9 x 87.4 cm sheet; 79.0 x 104.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner "Frank McNamara". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Trustees' Watercolour Prize 1965, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Jan 1966–20 Feb 1966
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1966, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1967 -
Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:
Frank McNamara, Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 28 Mar 1998–26 Apr 1998
Referenced in 4 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald, Wynne & Sulman competitions 1965, Sydney, 1966. cat.no. 167
Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, `Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 13, 91 (colour illus.), 123. cat.no. 81
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 53
Julianna Kolenberg (Editor), Frank McNamara, Australia, 1997, 12,13,16,18,41. PS Worksheet 499