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Title

Native cabbage tree, palm lily or grass palm (Cordyline australis)

1953


Artist

Hal Missingham

Australia

08 Dec 1906 - 07 Apr 1994


About

Born in Perth, Western Australia, Hal Missingham studied under James WR Linton in Perth and later in London under Bernard Meninsky at the Central School. He returned to Australia in 1941. After the war, he was a foundation member of SORA (Studio of Realist Art) in Sydney before succeeding Will Ashton as Director of the AGNSW in 1945.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2006


Details


Date

1953


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pen and black ink, watercolour


Dimensions

53.3 x 34.3 cm sight


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "Missingham 53".


Credit

Gift of Roslyn Poignant 2006


Location

Not on display


Accession number

294.2006


Artist information

Hal Missingham

Works in the collection

42