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Title

Ant hills, Australia

1950

Artist

Sidney Nolan

Australia, England

22 Apr 1917 – 28 Nov 1992

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  • Details

    Other Titles
    Anthill
    Anthills
    Ant hills
    Date
    1950
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
    Dimensions
    91.5 x 122.0 cm board; 94.5 x 122.5 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.r., pencil "24-1-50/ Nolan". Signed and dated l.l. verso, crayon ".../ 1950/ Nolan".

    Credit
    Gift of Edron Pty Ltd - 1995 through the auspices of Alistair McAlpine
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    431.1995
    Copyright
    © The Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust/DACS. Copyright Agency

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    Works in the collection

    140

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 4 publications

    • Christopher Heathcote, Encounters with Australian modern art, 'Reconstruction culture 1945-1962', pg. 9-56, South Yarra, 2008, 19 (colour illus.), 20, 22. Related work reproduced: titled 'Anthills', dated 1950, private collection.

    • Colin Simpson, Australian image, 'Central Australian country', Sydney, 1956, 1 (illus.).

    • Geoffrey Smith, Sidney Nolan: desert & drought, Melbourne, 2003, 48 (colour illus.), 148. cat.no. 26; titled 'Anhill'

    • Emma Soames., Vogue living, 'Remote oasis', Sydney, Dec 1987-Jan 1988, 124 (illus.).

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