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Title

Still-life - slightly classical

1985


Artist

Earle Backen

Australia

01 Sep 1927 - 03 Oct 2005


Details


Place where the work was made

Australia


Date

1985


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour


Dimensions

54.0 x 74.0 cm; 78.3 x 96.7 x 2.8 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l.centre., pencil "E I Backen '85".
Signed and dated u.l.corner verso, red ink " "Earle Backen / ...1985"".


Credit

Purchased 1987


Location

Not on display


Accession number

486.1987


Artist information

Earle Backen

Works in the collection

34


Place

Where the work was made
Australia

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 2

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Earle Backen in focus: an artist who deserves to be more widely known', pg. 25-27, Sydney, Oct 2005, 27.