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Title

Lithosphere

(1965)


Artist

Frank McNamara

Australia

16 Apr 1916 - 1995


About

This work was a finalist in the 1965 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1966.


Details


Date

(1965)


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, crayon, watercolour, gouache on paper


Dimensions

61.9 x 87.4 cm sheet; 79.0 x 104.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner "Frank McNamara". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1966


Location

Not on display


Accession number

WA2.1966


Wynne Prize

- 1965


Artist information

Frank McNamara

Works in the collection

12


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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