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Title

The night of the pigs

1970


Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970


Details


Date

1970


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

91.2 x 103.2 cm board; 102.2 x 124.0 x 6.5 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 90.6 x 102.1 cm, SIGHT DIMENSIONS


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, white oil "DOBeLL/ 70".


Credit

Purchased 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

144.1971


Artist information

William Dobell

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1,130


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Prue Davidson, William Dobell - the painter's progress, 'The later years', pg. 110-133, Sydney, 1997, 110, 112, 133 (colour illus.), 144.

Elizabeth Donaldson and Robert Donaldson, William Dobell: his life, art and home, 'New Guinea: a new beginning', pg. 65-73, New South Wales, 2011, 68, 72 (colour illus.), 90, 99, 137.

Elizabeth Donaldson, William Dobell: an artist's life, 'New Guinea and a new beginning', pg. 111-125, New South Wales, 2010, 124, 125 (colour illus.), 164, 176, 203 (colour illus.).

John McDonald, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Paradise lost', pg. 16-17, Sydney, 04 Jul 2015-05 Jul 2015, 17. Review of the exhibition 'Painter in paradise: William Dobell in New Guinea'.

Natalie Wilson, Painter in paradise: William Dobell in New Guinea, 'I can get something entirely new', pg. 102-, Sydney, 2015, 110, 113 (colour illus.), 126. cat.no. 118

Ross Woodrow, William Dobell: hard drawing, Newcastle, 2007, 10, 11 (colour illus.), 70.