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Title

Poverty makes strange bedfellows

1905


Artist

Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo

Australia

1870 - 1955


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1905


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

74.5 x 135.0 cm sight; 99.2 x 159.7 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.l. corner, red oil "A. Dattilo-Rubbo/ ...1905".


Credit

Edward Stinson Bequest Fund 2009


Accession number

216.2009


Artist information

Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo

Works in the collection

16


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 11 publications

Bibliography


David Hulme & Brigitte Banziger., Australian Art Sales Digest, 'Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo: a charismatic teacher’s work in focus', Melbourne, 30 May 2011, (colour illus.).

'Cigarette', The red funnel [vol. 3, no. 3], 'Australian painters: IV - Anthony Datillo-Rubbo', pg. 244-247, Dunedin, 01 Oct 1906, 245 (illus.).

Emma Collerton, Australian Collection Focus: Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo, 'Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo', pg. 2-5, Sydney, 2011, 9 (colour illus.).

David Thomas, Deutscher and Hackett fine art auction: Melbourne 29 April 2009, 'A. Dattilo-Rubbo', pg. 32, Woollahra, Apr 2009, 32, 33 (colour illus.). lot no. 16

Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 2008–09, 'Collections: Australian painting', pg. 21-22, Sydney, 2009, 21. 23 (colour illus.).

The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Dattilo-Rubbo Collection', pg. 9, Sydney, 05 Jun 1906, 9.

The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 20 Sep 1905, 5.

Lone Hand, Sydney, 01 Mar 1909, frontispiece (colour illus.).

Daily telegraph, 'Royal Art Society annual exhibition: the oil paintings', Sydney, 28 Aug 1905. Exhibition review.

Royal Art Society of New South Wales 26th Annual Exhibition (1905), Sydney, 1905, 14 (illus.). cat.no. 38; priced 100 guineas

The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Royal Art Society twenty-sixth annual exhibition', pg. 11, Sydney, 28 Aug 1905, 11. Exhibition review.