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Garden between the mountains and the sea



Colin Lanceley

New Zealand, Australia

06 Jan 1938 – 30 Jan 2015

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Sydney New South Wales Australia
    Media category
    Materials used
    pen and brush and black ink, pastel, watercolour, crayon, coloured pencil, collage on ivory wove paper
    107.0 x 175.4 cm sheet ; 113.0 x 182.0 x 3.5 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.r., black ink "Lanceley 92".

    Gift of the Trustees of the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation 1993
    Not on display
    Accession number
    © Estate of Colin Lanceley/Copyright Agency

    Reproduction requests

    Dobell Prize for Drawing
    - 1993
    Artist information
    Colin Lanceley

    Works in the collection


  • About

    This work was a finalist in the 1993 Dobell Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1993.

  • Places

    Where the work was made


  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 6 publications

    • Helen Campbell, Contemporary Australian Drawing: 20 years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing, ‘Other works acquired from the Dobell Prize for Drawing’ compiled, pg. 62-72, Sydney, 2012, 10, 68 (colour illus.), 74.

    • Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Mosaic and figure', pg. 213-214, Sydney, 2000, 233 (colour illus.), 301.

    • Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Drawing a winner: a decade of Dobell prizes shows us how and why', pg. 24-27, Sydney, Aug 2003, 25 (colour illus.), 26.

    • Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Drawing the spotlight', pg. 18-19, Sydney, Jun 2002, 18.

    • Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, ‘The first Dobell Prize for Drawing’, pg. 23, Heidelberg, Jun 1993, 23.

    • Jill Sykes, Look, 'How last year's Dobell was spent...', pg. 19-23, Sydney, Jul 2008, 21 (colour illus.).

Other works by Colin Lanceley

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