Place where the work was made
oil on canvas
61.0 x 76.0 cm stretcher; 85.2 x 99.8 x 10 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black oil "JOHN.D.MOORE 23".
Not on display
© Gladys Owen Estate
Where the work was made
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Oils and watercolours by John D. Moore, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 17 Jun 1925–27 Jun 1925
150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938
John D. Moore 1888-1958, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 03 Jun 1959–15 Jun 1959
An Exhibition of the work of John D. Moore, War Memorial Art Gallery, University of Sydney, Sydney, 15 Jul 1959–07 Aug 1959
A collection of works by John D. Moore (1888-1958), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 17 Jul 1974–29 Jul 1974
Suburb, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, 15 Apr 2000–23 Jul 2000
Thoroughly modern Sydney, Museum of Sydney, Sydney, 01 Jul 2006–15 Oct 2006
Referenced in 9 publications
Peter Emmett, Sydney: metropolis, suburb, harbour, 'Suburb', pg. 71-72, Glebe, 2000, 89 (colour illus.), 90.
Robert Freestone and Stephen Hamnett (Editors), The Australian metropolis, St Leonards, 2000, front cover (colour illus., detail), title page (illus.).
Leon Gellert and Sydney Ure Smith (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 52], Sydney, Oct 1933, 21.
Mervyn Horton (Editor), Art and Australia, John D. Moore, Sydney, Autumn 1974, 377, 373 (colour illus.).
Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 135, lent by the artist, [Gallery No.2]
John D. Moore', Age, 'Art notes. Paintings and drawings, author unknown., Melbourne, 11 Aug 1926, page unknown. Review of an exhibition held at The New Gallery, 107 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, 10-21 August 1926. A painting titled 'Chaos' is mentioned.
Barry Pearce, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Earth, sky and paint', pg. 149-150, Sydney, 2000, 151 (colour illus.), 301.
John Slater, Through artists' eyes: Australian suburbs and their cities 1919-1945, 'Suburbs: "The partial paradise"', pg. 175-205, Melbourne, 2004, xiv, 186 (colour illus.), 187. illus.no. 148
Howard Tanner and Inara Walden, Thoroughly modern Sydney: 1920s and 30s glamour & style, Sydney, 2006, 10. List of works.