22 Apr 1917 - 28 Nov 1992
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
121.5 x 60.0 cm board; 139.4 x 77.7 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pencil "Nolan/ July 1950".
Gift of Edron Pty Ltd - 1995 through the auspices of Alistair McAlpine
Not on display
© The Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust/DACS. Licensed by Copyright Agency
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Sidney Nolan (October 1965), Keith Anderson, 03 Oct 1965–03 Oct 1965
Sidney Nolan: landscapes and legends a retrospective exhibition 1937 - 1987:
- National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne 03 Jun 1987–26 Jul 1987
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 11 Aug 1987–27 Sep 1987
- Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth 21 Oct 1987–29 Nov 1987
- Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 15 Dec 1987–31 Jan 1988
Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000
Referenced in 4 publications
Jane Clark, Sidney Nolan - landscapes and legends: a retrospective exhibition 1937 - 1987, Sydney, 1987, 112 (colour illus.).
Geoff K. Gray Pty. Ltd. and Clune Galleries, Paintings from the famous Voss Smith collection of Melbourne and notable paintings from other sources as arranged by the Terry Clune Gallerys, 59 Macleay Steet, King's Cross, Sydney, 1962, 17 (illus.). lot no. 51
C.J. McKenzie, Sunday telegraph, 'Boy from the bush made the big-time', pg. 14, Sydney, 29 Mar 1964, 14 (illus.). work titled "Bird in Flight"
Barry Pearce, Australian Artists, Australian Birds, North Ryde, 1989, 113 (colour illus.). plate no. 94