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Title

Form at Bondi

1939


Artist

Max Dupain

Australia

22 Apr 1911 - 27 Jul 1992


Details


Date

1939


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

30.4 x 29.0 cm image/sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. image, pencil "Max Dupain '39" and u.l. verso, ink "...c1939/ Max Dupain".


Credit

Purchased 1981


Location

Not on display


Accession number

186.1981


Artist information

Max Dupain

Works in the collection

442


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Sandra Byron, Fine and Mostly Sunny: Photographs from the collection, Sydney, 1991. catalogue no: 23

Rose Peel, Photography: Art Gallery of New South Wales Collection, 'Australian postwar photo-documentary', pg.189-207, Sydney, 2007, 195.

Andrew Sayers, Australian art, 'Order and transcendence: art between the wars 1919-39', pg. 120-139, Oxford, 2001, 137 (illus.). plate no. 78

Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 38 (illus.). catalogue no: 38