Central Station II
26 Jul 1921 - 20 Jun 2013
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
86.0 x 100.0 cm stretcher; 90.0 x 104.5 x 5.0 cm frame :
0 - Whole; 84.5 x 99 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION
Not on display
© Estate of Jeffrey Smart
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Jeffrey Smart - A review exhibition (1982), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Jun 1982–08 Aug 1982
Twentieth century Australian masterworks from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Fred Williams Pilbara series from the collection of CRA Limited, Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum, 04 Oct 1985–06 Nov 1985
Paint on the tracks: Australian artists and the railway, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 22 Apr 1994–29 May 1994
Jeffrey Smart retrospective (1999-2000):
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Master of stillness: Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940–2011:
Referenced in 20 publications
Edmund Capon, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'John Brack / Jeffrey Smart', pg. 116-127, Sydney, 2002, 124 (colour illus.), 125 (colour illus., detail), 146, 147.
Edmund Capon, Jeffrey Smart retrospective, 'Still, Silent, Composed', pg. 12-21, Sydney, 1999, 17, 20, 140, 141 (colour illus.), 209. cat.no. 48
Gavin Fry, Paint on the tracks: Australian artists and the railway, 'Introduction', pg. 7-10, Sydney, 1994, 6 (illus.), 51. cat.no. 66
Bruce James, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Getting Smart', pg. 14, Sydney, 04 Sep 1999, 14s. This article appears in the Spectrum section of the newspaper.
Bruce James, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian Collection: Painting and Sculpture', pg. 102-181, Sydney, 1999, 166 (colour illus.).
Barry Pearce, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'The enduring image', pg. 265-266, Sydney, 2000, 272, 273 (colour illus.), 302.
Barry Pearce, The world of Antiques & Art, 'Exploring hidden treasures in Parallel Visions', pg. 124-126, Bondi Junction, Jul 2002-Dec 2002, 125 (colour illus.).
Barry Pearce, Master of stillness: Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940–2011, 'Search for the timeless', pg. 7-21, Kent Town, 2012, 18, 82 (colour illus.), 132. cat.no. 49
Jeffrey Smart, Jeffrey Smart: drawings and studies 1942-2001, Sydney, 2001, 94 (colour illus.). figure no. 18; cat.no. 109 is a study for this painting
Jill Sykes, Look, 'Breaking the territorial mould: some thoughts from a new head curator', pg. 30-31, Sydney, Sep 2011, 30-31 (colour illus.).
Jeffrey Smart - A review exhibition, Sydney, 1982, 7 (illus.), 8. cat.no. 39
The swarm, Glebe, 2012, front cover (colour illus., detail), back cover (colour illus.).
Unknown (Editor), Look, Sydney, Mar 2010, 48 (colour illus.). Members what's on section
Cambridge visual arts: stage 4, Cambridge, 2008, 35 (colour illus.).
Christie's Australia. Australian, International and Contemporary Paintings. Melbourne 19 & 20 April 2005, South Yarra, 2005, 79. lot no. 71, 'Study for Central Station II', oil on canvas on board, 30 x 33cm, estimate: A$50,000-60,000, colour reproduction of study
Sotheby's Australian and International art, including the Goldman Sachs JBWere collection of Australian art, Sydney 28 June 2005, Sydney, 2005, 54, 55 (colour illus.). lot no.321, 'Study for Central Station II', oil on canvas on board, 30 x 33cm, estimate: A$50,000-60,000, colour reproduction of study
Jeffrey Smart, 'Seasons of Tuscany', pg. 11-23, Sydney, 2005, 21, 132 (colour illus.), 186, 254.
Unknown and Unknown, Twentieth century Australian masterworks from the Art Gallery of New South Wales and the Fred Williams Pilbara Series, Tokyo, 1985, 45 (colour illus.). cat.no. 26; titled 'Central Station'
Jeffrey Smart, South Yarra, 1983, 113. cat.no. 631. Note that the title of this painting in this text is "Central Station 2", dated 1974.
Christie's Australia - Australia and European Paintings. Melbourne, 27 & 28 April, 1999, South Yarra, Apr 1999, 123. A study for 'Central Station' appears in this auction catalogue, cat.no. 132, oil on board, 29.4 x 32.4cm, painted in 1974, Est. $16,000-20,000. [NW 16/4/1999].