Portrait of Clive James
26 Jul 1921 - 20 Jun 2013
oil on canvas
109.0 x 120.0 cm; 140.9 x 150.8 x 11.3 cm frame
Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1992
Not on display
© Estate of Jeffrey Smart
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Jeffrey Smart (1992), Philip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane, 01 Oct 1992–01 Nov 1992
Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 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
Jeffery Smart: The question of portraiture, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mornington, 04 Mar 2009–13 Apr 2009
Master of stillness: Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940–2011:
Jeffrey Smart: constructed world, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 May 2019–29 Sep 2019
Referenced in 15 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Great gifts, great patrons: an exhibition celebrating private patronage of the Gallery, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers
Edmund Capon AM, OBE, I blame Duchamp: my life's adventures in art, 'Jefrrey Smart: a man of great composure', pg. 179-190, Sydney, 2009, 189, 191 (colour illus.).
Edmund Capon, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'John Brack / Jeffrey Smart', pg. 116-127, Sydney, 2002, 124, 126 (colour illus.), 146, 147.
Edmund Capon, Jeffrey Smart retrospective, 'Still, Silent, Composed', pg. 12-21, Sydney, 1999, 17, 176, 177 (colour illus.), 212. cat.no. 75
Edmund Capon, Jeffrey Smart: drawings and studies 1942-2001, 'Jeffrey Smart and the art of drawing', pg. 15-19, Sydney, 2001, 18, 19 (colour illus.), 146 (colour illus., detail), 147 (colour illus.). figure no. 50; cat.no. 175 is a study for this painting
Hannah Hutchison, Look, 'Jeffrey Smart's constructed worlds', pg. 44-51, Sydney, May 2019-Jun 2019, front cover (colour illus.), 51 (colour illus.).
Rodney James, Jeffrey Smart: the question of portraiture, 'Fellow travellers', pg. 16-19, Mornington, 2009, 16, 19, 20 (colour illus.), 23. cat.no. 29
Christine Lindop, Doors to a wider place: Stories from Australia, Oxford, 2008, front cover (colour illus.), back cover (colour illus.).
Ewen McDonald, AGNSW Collections, 'From Colonialism to late Modernism', pg. 7-106, Sydney, 1994, 86, 87 (colour illus.).
Barry Pearce, Look: 1953-2003 celebrating 50 years, 'Presenting our own artists: how the AGS put balance into the Australian collection', pg. 42-44, Sydney, May 2003, 44.
Barry Pearce, Jeffrey Smart, 'Art and life in South Australia', pg. 24-69, Sydney, 2005, 54, 170, 224 (colour illus.), 256.
Barry Pearce, Master of stillness: Jeffrey Smart paintings 1940–2011, 'Search for the timeless', pg. 7-21, Kent Town, 2012, 17, 98 (colour illus.), 133. cat.no. 62
Jeffrey Smart, Look, 'A pat on the back', pg. 14-15, Sydney, Jun 2002, 14. Photograph of Jeffrey Smart and Margaret Olley standing in front of the painting during the exhibition 'Parallel Visions'.
Judith White, Look, 'Smartpeople', pg. 20-21, Melbourne, Sep 1999, 21 (colour illus.).
Judith White, art lovers: the story of the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1953-2013, 'Chapter 5: Be part of the art 1988-2000', pp. 111-138, Sydney, 2013, 115, 231 (colour illus.).