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Title

From Cephalus and Aurora by Poussin no.3

1981


Artist

Leon Kossoff

England

10 Dec 1926 -


Details


Date

1981


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on board


Dimensions

93.0 x 129.0 cm board; 107.0 x 143.2 x 9.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Mervyn Horton Bequest Fund 1984


Accession number

123.1984


Artist information

Leon Kossoff

Works in the collection

10


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Anthony Bond, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Contemporary', pg. 94-108, Sydney, 1988, 97 (illus.).

Peter Fuller, The British show, 'Leon Kossoff', pg. 87-89, Sydney, 1985, 87 (colour illus.), 89. as 1983

Michael Wardell, Look, 'Mervyn Horton's bequest', pg. 11-12, Sydney, Jun 2004, 11.

Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 123

Leon Kossoff: recent work, London, 1984, 37 (illus.).

Drawn to painting: Leon Kossoff drawings and prints after Nicolas Poussin, 'Leon Kossoff: Drawings and Prints after Nicolas Poussin', pg.9-51, London, 1999, 14, 15 (colour illus.). fig. 4

British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 117. cat.no. 1226

Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 102 (illus.).