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 the artist. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney.
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
Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Mosaic and figure', pg. 213-214, Sydney, 2000, 234 (colour illus.), 301.
Elwyn Lynn (Editor), 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.).
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
Unknown and Unknown, Art is ... making, creating and appreciating, 'Mixed media', pg. 96-97, Milton, 1998, 97 (colour illus.).
Unknown, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 1995, 170 (colour illus.).
Unknown and Unknown, The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, St Leonards, 1994, 652 (colour illus.).
Unknown, Art of the land, Brookvale, 2002, 60 (colour illus.). Children's activities book
Unknown, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 124
Unknown (Editor), Look, Sydney, Oct 2004, 41 (colour illus.).
Unknown, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 2002, 173 (colour illus.).