- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on canvas
- 77.0 x 107.0 cm stretcher; 76.0 x 105.5 cm sight edge; 94.4 x 123.5 x 5.5 cm frame
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, red oil "A.J. MURCH/ 39.".
- Purchased 1976
- 20th-century galleries (ground floor)
- Accession number
- © Murch Family/Copyright Agency
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Project 19 - Arthur Murch (1977), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 30 Jul 1977–28 Aug 1977
Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art 1890's-1930's, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Oct 1989–26 Nov 1989
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
20th-Century galleries Rehang (Ground Level), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Aug 2022–2023
Referenced in 7 publications
Deborah Edwards, Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art, 'The New Greece / 'Delos of a coming Sun-god's race'', pg. 31-54, Sydney, Sep 1989, 44, 47 (illus.), 65.
Liz Gibson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rayner Hoff / Arthur Murch', pg. 60-71, Sydney, 2002, 60, 63, 67 (colour illus.), 145, 147.
Ria Murch, Arthur Murch: An artist's life 1902-1989, Avalon Beach, 1997, cover (colour illus.), 55, 75 (colour illus.), 148.
Barry Pearce, Look, 'The Lowy, Gonski Gallery', pg. 37, Sydney, Dec 2005-Jan 2006, 37.
Barry Pearce, Australian Artists, Australian Birds, North Ryde, 1989, 99 (colour illus.). plate no. 82
Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, 'Shaun, his mum, Leda and the swan', pg. 11, Sydney, May 2007, 11 (colour illus.).
Daniel Thomas AM, Project 19: Arthur Murch, Sydney, 1977. cat.no. 16
Other works by Arthur Murch
Gosse's Bluff, Central Australia Arthur Murch 1934 218.1975 On display – 20th-century galleries (ground floor)
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