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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


Artist information

Harley Griffiths Senior

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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