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Title

Magpie

1950


Artist

Sidney Nolan

Australia, England

22 Apr 1917 - 28 Nov 1992


Details


Date

1950


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

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".


Credit

Gift of Edron Pty Ltd - 1995 through the auspices of Alistair McAlpine


Location

Not on display


Accession number

446.1995


Artist information

Sidney Nolan

Artist profile

Works in the collection

140


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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