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Title

The mermaid

1949

Artist

Donald Friend

Australia

06 Feb 1915 – 16 Aug 1989

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  • Details

    Date
    1949
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on wood
    Dimensions
    45.5 x 60.5 cm board; 58.0 x 63.5 x 4.5 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.l. corner, black oil "Donald: 49". Signed c. verso upside-down, black ink ".../ Donald Friend".

    Credit
    Gift of Margaret Olley 2002
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    113.2002
    Copyright
    © Reproduced with permission of the Estate of Donald Friend/Copyright Agency

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    Works in the collection

    57

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

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