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Winner for 1950

William Dargie
Sir Leslie McConnan

Winner: Archibald Prize 1950


Finalists for 1950

  • Harold Abbott - George Lucas
  • Dennis Adams - The Late Norman W. Yeo
  • Alan D Baker - Artist's Father
  • John Bennett - The Artist's Wife
  • John Bennett - C. E. Bunton, Esq., Mayor of Albury
  • Ian Bow - Portrait of John Bayard
  • Mary Brady - Artist's Mother
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Thorald Gunnerson, Esq.
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Self Portrait
  • Maude E M Burrell - Self Portrait
  • Mary Caldersmith - Artist's Mother
  • Jack Carington Smith - Miss Jane Power, O.B.E.
  • Jack Carington Smith - Professor A. L. McAulay
  • Norman Carter - Professor Leslie Wilkinson
  • Amalie Sara Colquhoun - Andrea Maneschi
  • Archibald D Colquhoun - The Hon. L. H. McBrien, O.B.E.
  • Alfred H Cook - Thomas Januarius Smith, President Board Fire Commissioners of N.S.W.
  • Ronald William Crawford - Dr. Leslie Smith
  • Ronald William Crawford - Ken Thomson
  • William Dargie - W. R. Sedon, Esq.
  • William Dargie - Sir Leslie McConnan
  • Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo - R. A. Oxlade, C.B.E.
  • Aileen R Dent - Sir Charles Lowe
  • William Dobell - Hudson Fysh, Esq.
  • Mary Edwards - Millicent Preston-Stanley
  • Herbert Flugelman - Miss Betty Randolph
  • Victor Forstmann - Hector Gilliland
  • Winston Fry - Son of the Artist
  • Winston Fry - Geraldine
  • Garran-Brown - Old Anzac
  • Anson Gilchrist - Miss Ilona Yolanovich
  • Vaughan Murray Griffin - Mrs. C.N. MacKay
  • Lincoln B Hamilton - Self Portrait
  • Henry Aloysius Hanke - Hayward Veal, Esq.
  • E A Harvey - Captain Bret Hilder
  • Ivor Hele - Self Portrait
  • Ivor Hele - Bill Hayward
  • Sali Herman - Self Portrait
  • Sali Herman - Toni
  • Nora Heysen - Robert H. Black, M.D.
  • Irene Gladys Hill - The Ophthalmic Surgeon
  • Robert Hofmann - W. M. Buntine, M.A.
  • Justus Jorgensen - Self Portrait
  • Louis Kahan - Walter Magnus
  • Jack Noel Kilgour - Captain Barbara M. Millard (A.A.N.S.)
  • Jack Noel Kilgour - A. J. Seeck, Esq.
  • Garrett Kingsley - Dr. H. Walton Smith
  • Miriam MacRae - His Excellency Mr. Yusef Haroon - Pakistan High Commissioner
  • Tempe Manning - Mr. George Brooke - Artist
  • Mary Elizabeth McLeish - Marna Fitchett
  • Mary Elizabeth McLeish - Self Portrait
  • Marie McNiven - Dame Mary Gilmour [sic]
  • Charles Meere - Veronica Loschiavo
  • Charles Meere - Cyril Golding, Esq.
  • Max Meldrum - Self Portrait
  • Leonard Victor Mitchell - Alexander Fraser, ARBS sculptor
  • Graham Moore - Self Portrait
  • Alexander Muir - Joyce Haneman
  • Arthur J Murch - George Wallace
  • Jerrold Nathan - Miss Manusu
  • Esther Paterson - Douglas Gillison
  • L Scott Pendlebury - Dr. Paul Ehrenfeld
  • William Pidgeon - Kenneth Slessor
  • William Pidgeon - The Right Hon. R. G. Menzies, C.H., K.C., M.P.
  • George Raffan - The Hon. P.C. Spender, K.C., M.P.
  • Lloyd Rees - Self Portrait
  • Barbara Robertson - June
  • Barbara Robertson - Self Portrait
  • Albert Rydge - Geo. St. Heaps, Esq.
  • Eric Smith - The Postman
  • Eric Smith - The Artist's Wife
  • Jim Smith - Portrait of Sammy
  • Joshua Smith - Dr. George Bell, O.B.E., F.R.A.C.S.
  • Roland Strasser - Mrs. George R. Nicholas
  • C G Taylor - Michael Taylor
  • Graham A Thorley - The Lady in Blue
  • Wallace Thornton - Geoffrey Graham
  • Dora Toovey - Miss Nancy Bird
  • Lyall Trindall - Self Portrait
  • Lyall Trindall - Mrs. Roy McCaughey
  • Hayward Veal - Hugh McCrae
  • Maria Teresa Vigano - Bernard O'Dowd
  • Leslie J Walker - Dr. D. L. Ewen, M.D., B.Ch.M., B.Sc., D.P.M.
  • Alan Warren - Marie Peterson
  • Charles Wheeler - Mrs. Rasmussen
  • Joseph Wolinski - Self Portrait