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Title

Cartoon for 'Australian beach pattern'

1939


Artist

Charles Meere

Australia

06 Dec 1890 - 17 Oct 1961


Details


Date

1939


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil, pen and black ink, squared on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

91.8 x 121.2 cm sheet; 113.2 x 144 x 7 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., pen and brown ink "CHARLES MEERE 1939".


Credit

Purchased 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

330.1979


Artist information

Charles Meere

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Elizabeth Cross, The Naked and the Nude, 'The Naked and the Nude', pg. 16-29, Ballarat, 2008, 23, 86 (colour illus.), 134. no catalogue numbers

Joy Eadie, Discovering Charles Meere: Art and allusion, Braddon, 2017, front papers and end papers (colour illus.), 39 (colour illus.), 44 (details) (colour illus.), 46-48 (details) (colour illus.), 96.

Merryn Gates, Strike a pose: Hunter art.1 art tourist 2004, 'Putting you in the picture', pg. 8-16, Lake Macquarie, 2004, 9 (colour illus.), 13-14, 18.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Everyday life: prints drawings and watercolours from the collections of Australian and European art, Sydney, 1994. cat.no. 61

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 59 (illus.). cat.no. 48

S.H. Ervin Gallery (Organiser), Linda Slutzkin (Curator) and Dinah Dysart (Curator), Charles Meere 1980-1961, New South Wales, 1987, pg. 18 as 'The beach'.

Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 18 (illus.). cat.no. 14

Society of Artists, Society of Artists annual exhibiiton (1939), New South Wales, 1939. cat.no. 11 as 'Working cartoon, the beach'

Kay Vernon, Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 116