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Title

Portrait of Fred Coventry

(circa 1932)

Artist

William Dobell

Australia, England

24 Sep 1899 - 13 May 1970

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    London England
    Date
    (circa 1932)
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on canvas on hardboard
    Dimensions
    61.0 x 50.5 cm board; 77.8 x 67.7 x 6.1 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Signed u.r. corner, black oil "W. DOBELL". Not dated.

    Credit
    Edward Stinson Bequest Fund 1994
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    592.1994
    Copyright
    © Courtesy Sir William Dobell Art Foundation

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    London

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

    • Giles Auty, The Weekend Australian, 'Reflections on a nation's image', pg. 4, Sydney, 12 Aug 2000-13 Aug 2000, 4 (colour illus.). This colour supplement is a 'Review Special' published for the 'Weekend Australian'. It consists of a four-page, colour wrap-around for the 'Weekend Australian Review'. 'The Australian' was the media sponsor for the AGNSW Exhibition 'Australian Icons', for the Olympic Arts Festival 2000.

    • Peter Raissis, William Dobell, 'London: life and portraits', pg. 32-72, London, 1964, 32, 42 (colour illus.), 144. cat.no. 7

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