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Title

Still life with bronze horse

1988-1989


Artist

Earle Backen

Australia

01 Sep 1927 - 03 Oct 2005


Details


Date

1988-1989


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour


Dimensions

55.8 x 73.7 cm sheet; 80.0 x 97.0 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "E.I. Backen ''88/89".


Credit

Purchased 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1.1990


Artist information

Earle Backen

Works in the collection

34


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 16, 98 (colour illus.), 124. cat.no. 89

Hendrik Kolenberg, The Australian Watercolour Institute, 'Foreword', pg. 7, Willoughby, 2006, 7 (colour illus.). Photograph shows Curator, Hendrik Kolenberg, standing in front of the watercolour during the exhibition of the artist's work in 2005.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Earle Backen in focus: an artist who deserves to be more widely known', pg. 25-27, Sydney, Oct 2005, 27.