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Title

Portrait of John Banks

1936


Artist

Lawson Balfour

Australia

17 Aug 1870 - 09 Feb 1966


About

This work was a finalist in the 1936 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1937.


Details


Date

1936


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

47.0 x 37.5 cm stretcher


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, red oil "Lawson Balfour|36".


Credit

Gift of S.H. Ervin 1937


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6392


Archibald Prize

- 1936


Artist information

Lawson Balfour

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 69 [Gallery No. 2]