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Winner for 1942

William Dargie
Corporal Jim Gordon, VC

Winner: Archibald Prize 1942


Finalists for 1942

  • Inez Abbott - Portrait
  • James Adam - Self Portrait
  • John Allcot - Self Portrait
  • Herbert Badham - Self Portrait
  • Normand Henry Baker - Stella
  • Alice M E Bale - Mrs Keith Woodall
  • Lionel Kenneth G Banbury - Don Bradman
  • Douglas M Barrie - Warrant Officer L. R. Howarth
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Self Portrait
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Lady in Black
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Mr J. F. McCrae
  • Jack Carington Smith - Self Portrait
  • Norman Carter - Fred Cull, Esq.
  • Margaret Coen - Douglas Stewart
  • Archibald D Colquhoun - Miss Rosemary Mathew
  • Archibald D Colquhoun - Miss Joan Devine
  • Arthur Volens Cook - V. V. Cook, Esq.
  • Clara Cornell - F. O'Sullivan
  • William Dargie - Major General A. S. Allen C.B.E., D.S.O., V.D.
  • William Dargie - Corporal Jim Gordon, VC
  • Sylvia Davis - Miss Mayberry Bevan
  • Sylvia Davis - Mrs Beatrice Bateman, M.A., LL.B.
  • Sylvia Davis - Lieut. Col. Moore Cosgrove
  • Aileen R Dent - C. Rigby C.B.E.
  • Aileen R Dent - Miss Jean Burns
  • Aileen R Dent - Sir Walter Leitch, C.B.E.
  • William Dobell - Jimmy Cook (Artist)
  • Douglas Dundas - Self Portrait
  • Mary Edwards - Daphne Mayo
  • Mary Edwards - Self Portrait
  • Elsie Elder - Hon. John Curtin
  • Frances D Ellis - Portrait of Dattilo Rubbo
  • Albert Enes - Portrait of P. Lindsay
  • Albert Enes - Self Portrait
  • Nell Eveston - Yeli Robert
  • Alma Figuerola - For Humanity's Sake
  • Marjorie Glyn-Edwards - Mrs F. Edwards
  • John Barclay Godson - Alderman Brooks-Lloyd
  • John Barclay Godson - Mrs Bruce Dixon
  • John Barclay Godson - Mrs John B. Godson
  • James William Govett - My mother
  • James William Govett - Fred Spry
  • Harley Griffiths (snr) - Self Portrait
  • Paul Haefliger - Christine
  • Lincoln B Hamilton - Robin Jansen
  • Henry Aloysius Hanke - J. Salvana Esq.
  • John J Hennessy - Self Portrait (Monochrome)
  • Anthony Hudson - "Keon" Esq.
  • Jean Isherwood - Rev. Dr R. G. Macintyre
  • Mollie G Johnson - Miss Margaret Capern
  • Vincent Juradowitch - Joseph S. Moore
  • Vincent Juradowitch - Ernest Jurgensen
  • Vincent Juradowitch - R. Glasheen
  • Clement Charles Kennedy - Mr Humphrey Bishop
  • Clement Charles Kennedy - Flying Officer S. Watson
  • Theo M Kielly - Harry Taylor, Esq.
  • Theo M Kielly - Miss Mildred Amos
  • Theo M Kielly - Sgt. M. J. Kielly R.A.A.F.
  • Jack Noel Kilgour - Miss Violet Graeme
  • Jack Noel Kilgour - H. E. Badham
  • Nancy Kilgour - Miss Graeme
  • Edwin Harold King - Artist's Sister
  • Frederick William Leist - Captain X of the Tanks
  • Joseph Wilson Mawhinney - Self Portrait
  • Joseph Wilson Mawhinney - Rud Spander
  • Charles Meere - Cpl Cunnick WANS
  • Max Meldrum - Self Portrait
  • Ronald Miller - Portrait of Holly
  • Betty C Morgan - Senator R. V. Keane
  • Betty C Morgan - Mrs George Morgan
  • Arthur J Murch - Rev. Canon A. H. Garnsey
  • Violet Musgrave - Self Portrait
  • Jerrold Nathan - Mrs Constance Roberts
  • Jerrold Nathan - Miss Margaret Sinclair
  • Esther Paterson - Pat Hanna
  • C W Peck - Self Portrait at Sunnyside
  • Clif Peir - Helen Lindsay
  • Russell W Phillips - Mrs R. W. Phillips
  • Russell W Phillips - Self Portrait
  • James Quinn - Lady Blamey
  • James Quinn - Mrs Hamilton Sleigh
  • Walter Rayment - Late J. S. Watkins F.R.A.S.
  • Lloyd Rees - Self Portrait
  • Florence Rodway - Portrait
  • Jules Henry Roy Rousel - Portrait
  • John Rowell - Edward Borovansky
  • William Rowell - Hugh Adam, Esq.
  • Albert Rydge - Mrs A. L. Rydge
  • Joshua Smith - Mr and Mrs Smith
  • Anne Stewart Moore - The Green Cap
  • F L Tame - Mrs F. L. Tame
  • Stephanie Taylor - Miss Erna Keighley
  • Stephanie Taylor - Flight Lieut. Mary B. Pitts
  • Francis Roy Thompson - Portrait Study
  • Wallace Thornton - Surgeon Lieut. Commander Eric Susman
  • Dora Toovey - Self Portrait
  • Dora Toovey - Canon H. N. Baker M.A.
  • Alice Turnbull - Corporal Mack R.A.A.F.
  • Hayward Veal - Sgt. A. J. Novotney U.S. Army
  • Roland Wakelin - Mrs Roland Wakelin Jnr.
  • E A Douglas Watson - Miss Leslie Frith
  • E A Douglas Watson - A. A. Watson, Esq.
  • E A Douglas Watson - Romilly
  • Percy Watson - Miss Eva Harris
  • Eric Wilson - The Artist's Mother
  • Eric Wilson - Matron MacIntosh
  • Rita Wilson - Mrs Elsie Adams
  • Joseph Wolinski - Warden A. F. Grant
  • Joseph Wolinski - Mr Norman McLeod
  • Joseph Wolinski - Roy Ray, Petty Officer U.S.N.
  • Joseph Wolinski - Cpt. Ronald Adair