Songs of a summer night (Lynne's garden)
New Zealand, Australia
06 Jan 1938 - 30 Jan 2015
oil, wood on canvas
165.0 x 222.0 x 19.0cm [depth of frame/stretcher 6.5 cm; depth of objects 12.5 cm; total depth 19.0cm]
Signature & date
Signed l.r., grey oil "L".
Signed and dated c. verso on stretcher cross-bar, black fibre-tipped pen "Colin Lanceley ... 1985".
Not on display
© Estate of Colin Lanceley. Licensed by Copyright Agency
Where the work was made
Shown in 2 exhibitions
The Sixth Biennale of Sydney: Origins Originality and Beyond, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 May 1986–06 Jul 1986
Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 26 Sep 1986–23 Nov 1986
Referenced in 13 publications
Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 124
Art of the land, Brookvale, 2002, 60 (colour illus.). Children's activities book
Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Mosaic and figure', pg. 213-214, Sydney, 2000, 234 (colour illus.), 301.
Art is ... making, creating and appreciating, 'Mixed media', pg. 96-97, Milton, 1998, 97 (colour illus.).
Art and Australia (Vol. 23, No. 2), Sydney, Summer 1985, 171 (colour illus.). exhibition commentary
Terence Maloon, The Sixth Biennale of Sydney: Origins Originality and Beyond, 'Colin Lanceley', Sydney, 1986, 168, 169 (colour illus.).
The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, St Leonards, 1994, 652 (colour illus.).
John McDonald., www.smh.com.au, 'Artist Colin Lanceley: 1938-2015', Sydney, 30 Jan 2015, n.pag.. viewed 30.01.2015, http://www.smh.com.au/national/obituaries/artist-colin-lanceley-1938--2015-20150130-132ddb.html
John McDonald, Australian painters of the twentieth century, 'Colin Lanceley', pg. 220-231, Sydney, 2000, 228 (colour illus.), 229 (colour illus., detail), 230.
Arianne Rourke, Viewpoints: visual arts case studies, 'Australian Landscape Painting', pg. 25-37, Port Melbourne, 1998, 35 (colour illus.). fig.no. 4.7
Look, Sydney, Oct 2004, 41 (colour illus.).
In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 2002, 173 (colour illus.).
In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 1995, 170 (colour illus.).