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Winner for 1944

Joshua Smith
Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. J. S. Rosevear, M.P.

Winner: Archibald Prize 1944


Finalists for 1944

  • Joyce Abbott - Beatrice
  • James Adam - Self Portrait
  • S Antonini - Portrait Study
  • Normand Baker - My Mother
  • Howard Barron - Self Portrait
  • S F Bond - William Phillips, Esq.
  • Daysi M Brookes - Miss G. Moncrieff
  • Lina Bryans - Keith Macartney
  • Betty Bunch - Self Portrait
  • John Cameron - Senator John Armstrong
  • James Cant - Roderick Shaw
  • James Cant - Roy Dalgarno
  • James Cant - Dora Chapman
  • Jack Carington Smith - Hester Clarke
  • Frank R Carter - Hon. Justice E. McTiernan
  • Norman Carter - Hon. D. H. Drummond
  • Norman Carter - Sir William Dixson
  • Norman Carter - Charles Ludowici
  • Norman Carter - Dr Edgar Booth
  • Max Casey - Sketch Portrait: Elliot Wells
  • E D Chong - Doreen
  • Will Clarke - Self Portrait
  • Alannah Coleman - Alister Kershaw (Poet)
  • James Coleman - Michael
  • James Coleman - Henry Coleman
  • William Gilbert Collins - Miss V. G. Carah
  • A D Colquhoun - Miss M. Wilson
  • Clara Cornell - Donald Boyd
  • Clara Cornell - Raphael Epstein
  • Clara Cornell - Mrs Piggott
  • Clara Cornell - J. F. Sheil
  • Bruce M Cousin - Mrs A. R. Higgs
  • Joseph Dainer - Geo. Edwards
  • Joseph Dainer - Darby Munro
  • William Dargie - Frank Clune
  • Sylvia Davis - Mrs Tony Patraelli
  • Aileen R Dent - Hon. Sir Frederick W. Eggleston
  • Aileen R Dent - Rev. A. J. Stewart
  • E C Draper - Oriental Portrait
  • George B Duncan - Alison Rehfisch
  • Douglas Dundas - Dorothy Thornhill
  • David Eager - Self Portrait
  • Will Eager - Pastel (Self Portrait)
  • Mary Edwards - American Officer
  • Mary Edwards - Dame Enid Lyons
  • Elsie Elder - Commodore John Collins, R.A.N.
  • Albert Enes - The Violinist
  • Albert Enes - The Girl with a Fan
  • Albert Enes - Howard Ashton
  • Nell Eveston - James Leonard Eveston
  • Joy Ewart - Andrè Brenac
  • Joy Ewart - Self Portrait
  • L W Ewing - The Artist's Wife
  • John Flexmore - Allan Marshal (Author) [sic]
  • John Frawley - Major-Gen. A. H. Ramsay
  • Paul Furniss - Self Portrait
  • Marjorie Glyn-Edwards - Myrtle Stroker
  • Hazel Goddard - Self Portrait
  • John Barclay Godson - Roger N. Breden
  • L A Gourlay - A Mother of Our Boys
  • L A Gourlay - An Australian Soldier's Wife
  • Gwendolyn Grant - Mrs Doris Booth
  • Margaret Gray - America in Australia
  • Leonard James Green - Mr President Dwyer
  • Leonard James Green - Sir James Mitchell, K.C.M.G.
  • Harley Griffiths (snr) - Self Portrait
  • Paul Haefliger - Jean Bellette
  • Lincoln B Hamilton - Mrs R. Farnhill ( Bobby )
  • Lincoln B Hamilton - Madrigal Head
  • Henry Aloysius Hanke - Senator Gordon Brown
  • E A Harvey - Lyndon Dadswell
  • Weaver Hawkins - My Wife
  • Weaver Hawkins - Jack Joyce Grower
  • John R Heath - J. L. Griffiths, B.A.
  • Nellie Hennessy - Portrait Study
  • Rupert Hutter - Self Portrait
  • Vernon Jones - Sir Commodore Cobby, C.B.E., D.S.O., D.F.C., George Medal
  • Vernon Jones - Wing Commander A. C. Hawkinson, D.F.C. and Bar
  • Vincent Juradowitch - James Meagher
  • P F Kaemmerer - Maj.-Gen. B. N. Morris, D.S.O.
  • Frank Kane - Self Portrait
  • Roger Kemp - Portrait Study
  • Clement Charles Kennedy - Alphon Silbermann
  • Theo M Kielly - Earl G. Burns, A.T.S.
  • J Noel Kilgour - Norman Carter
  • J Noel Kilgour - Flight-Sgt. R. Howell
  • J Noel Kilgour - Red Dress
  • Garrett Kingsley - Jocelyn
  • Garrett Kingsley - Sen. Donald Grant
  • Charles W Lander - Charles W. Lander
  • Bernard Lawson - Portrait Study
  • Frederick William Leist - L. J. Foster
  • Frederick William Leist - J. T. Lang, M.L.A.
  • John Leslie - R. L. Payne
  • William Francis Loonan - Sgt. Allan James
  • John Evlyn Lynch - My son Geoff
  • John Evlyn Lynch - Self Portrait
  • Alfred Ernest MacDonald - The Pearl Brooch
  • Miriam MacRae - Old Timer
  • Miriam MacRae - The Octogenarian
  • Mavis Mallinson - Patricia
  • B Mangan - Self Portrait
  • Tempe Manning - Mary Nelson
  • Tempe Manning - Andrew
  • Tempe Manning - Sgt. Shawn O'Leary
  • Tempe Manning - James
  • W Manuel - Miss Olive Hilder
  • E Martin - Leonard Hill
  • E Martin - Mabel
  • Jesse Martin - Mrs Sylvia Rapley
  • Jesse Martin - Self Portrait
  • C H Masley - The Gloom Chaser
  • Howard Winton Matthews - Hannah Coleman
  • Herbert McClintock - William Dobell
  • Herbert McClintock - Patricia
  • Herbert McClintock - Mr Percy Lindsay
  • Herbert W McCulley - Self Portrait
  • Harry McDonald - Irene Fletcher
  • Harry McDonald - Bobbie
  • Alan McInnes - Senior Sister D. McInnes, R.A.A.F.
  • Violet M McInnes - Miss Sheila Chinnery
  • Charles Meere - Mrs Helen Scott
  • H B Minchin - Self Portrait
  • Henry W Minton - Dr Katie Ardill-Brice, O.B.E.
  • Miriam Moxham - Lieut. Conor MacGillycuddy
  • Arthur J Murch - Self Portrait
  • Arthur J Murch - Stephen Stack
  • W H Neal - Dr Raoul Cardamatis
  • John Palmer - John McShane
  • T R Palmer - The Artist on Holidays
  • H W Parry - Brigadier H. Wrigley, C.B.E., M.C.
  • Ruth Pasco - Michael
  • M D Paxton - Miss Eileen Cramer
  • Frank Payne - Ruth Emery
  • Frank Payne - D. L. Clinton, R.A.A.F.
  • Clif Peir - Mrs Clif Peir
  • L Scott Pendlebury - Nornie Gude (Artist)
  • William R Plowman - Col. Young
  • William R Plowman - Mr McDonald
  • William R Plowman - Major Rosenbrock
  • William R Plowman - Portrait Study
  • M Prowse Carey - Carol Campbell
  • James Quinn - C. N. Mackenzie
  • Walter Rayment - Portrait of a Nurse
  • Mavis Ripper - Lt.-Col. Northey
  • Beatrice Ritchie - Gwen
  • William Rowell - W. L. Bowles, Esq.
  • Samuel Rudgley - Self Portrait
  • Samuel Rudgley - Mrs A. Rudgley
  • Reginald Jack Shepherd - "A Friend," P.O.W. J. Jenson
  • Phyllis Shillito - Self Portrait
  • Eric John Smith - Self portrait
  • Joshua Smith - Speaker, House of Representatives, Hon. J. S. Rosevear, M.P.
  • Alice Maud Stone - Lieut.-Col. J. Stanley Smith
  • J N Sutcliffe - R. Godding, R.A.A.F.
  • C Swancott - Self Portrait
  • C Swancott - Stan Cross
  • C Swancott - Edmond Barclay
  • Stephanie Taylor - D. Johnson
  • Stephanie Taylor - Portrait Study
  • Francis Roy Thompson - Portrait Study
  • Graham A Thorley - Portrait Study
  • Dora Toovey - Mrs Alma Davis
  • Lyall Trindall - Mrs P. S. Garling
  • Lyall Trindall - Mrs Lyall Trindall
  • Lyall Trindall - Self Portrait
  • W E Tristram - Mrs D. M. Tristram
  • Danila Vassilieff - Mrs L. Schumacher
  • Danila Vassilieff - Sir Keith Murdoch
  • J Vatamanoff - Hilda
  • J Vatamanoff - Lucy
  • J Vatamanoff - Self Portrait
  • Roma Ward - Percy Watson
  • Mary Webb - Molly Paxton
  • Mary Webb - Jesse Martin
  • Eric Wilson - The Painter's Mother
  • Rita Wilson - Col. G. G. Hayman
  • Joseph Wolinski - Roy Hendy Esq., C.M.G.
  • Joseph Wolinski - Dr Moncrieff Barron, O.B.E.
  • L Russell Wood - The Black-lace Shawl
  • L Russell Wood - The Old-fashioned Dress
  • L Russell Wood - A Young Girl
  • E J de Lough - Here's Good Health
  • E J de Lough - My Best Respects
  • E J de Lough - Love One Another