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Title

Allpulurgna

1933


Artist

Arthur Murch

Australia

08 Jul 1902 - 23 Sep 1989


Details


Other Titles

Alpullurgna (a study of an Australian aboriginal) Alpulurgna

Alpullargna


Date

1933


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

conté, pastel on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

44.2 x 33.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Murch 1933".


Credit

Purchased 1933


Location

Not on display


Accession number

278


Artist information

Arthur Murch

Works in the collection

30


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Geoffrey Dutton, The Art Gallery of South Australia Festival Exhibitions 1974, 'The Australian Aboriginal portrayed in art', pg. 34-41, Adelaide, 1974, 40. cat.no. 60, titled 'Alupullurgna'

Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 59

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 521

Ian North (Editor), The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1974: Special exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia, 'The Australian Aborigine Portrayed in Art', pg. 35-41, Adelaide, 1974. cat.no. 60

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3], Sydney, Aug 1933, 14 (illus.). Entry as "Alpulurgna/ Pentu Pui Tribe/ crayon drawing"

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 44. cat.no. 108, titled 'Alpullargna'

Author Unknown, Art and Australia 150 Years of Australian Art, Sydney, 1938, 50 (illus.). Entry as "Allpulurgna"