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Title

Self-portrait

1949

Artist

Max Meldrum

Scotland, Australia

03 Dec 1875 – 06 Jun 1955

  • Details

    Other Titles
    AETATIS SUAE LXXV
    (Self portrait at 75)
    Date
    1949
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on hardboard
    Dimensions
    105.4 x 87.6 cm board; 132.7 x 115.4 x 9.3 cm frame :

    0 - Whole, 103 x 85.2 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION

    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.r., grey oil "Meldrum 1949".
    Signed c.l. verso, pen and black ink "Max Meldrum/ DEC 1949".

    Credit
    Marshall Bequest Fund 1977
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    132.1977
    Copyright
    © Estate of Max Meldrum

    Reproduction requests

    Archibald Prize
    - 1949
    Artist information
    Max Meldrum

    Works in the collection

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  • About

    This work was a finalist in the 1949 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1977.

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

    • Archie 100, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Jun 2021–26 Sep 2021

      Archie 100, Geelong Art Gallery, Geelong, 06 Nov 2021–20 Feb 2022

      Archie 100, Cairns Art Gallery, Cairns, 18 Mar 2022–12 Jun 2022

      Archie 100, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 09 Jul 2022–03 Oct 2022

      Archie 100, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery, Launceston, Launceston, 22 Oct 2022–08 Jan 2023

      Archie 100, Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst, 26 Jan 2023–26 Mar 2023

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

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