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Title

The beach

1913

Artist

Harley Griffiths Senior

Australia

03 Jun 1878 - 21 Dec 1951

  • Details

    Date
    1913
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on canvas on paperboard
    Dimensions
    35.0 x 50.5 cm board; 44.8 x 80.3 x 4.2 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.r. corner, grey oil "H Griffiths 1913".

    Credit
    Gift of Howard Hinton 1928
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    573
    Copyright

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    Artist information
    Harley Griffiths Senior

    Works in the collection

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 4 publications

    • Don Featherstone (Director) and David Woodgate (Producer), The beach, Australia, 2000, 00:19.00 for 2 seconds (colour, detail). A shift from digger icon to lifesaver. Fashioning the beach through European eyes.

    • Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 15. cat.no. 93

    • Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 134 [Gallery No. 2]

    • Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 12 (illus.). cat.no. 7

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