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Title

The melon

(circa 1920)


Artist

Arthur Streeton

Australia, England, Australia

08 Apr 1867 - 01 Sep 1943


Details


Other Titles

Melon

Still life (melon)


Date

(circa 1920)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

45.4 x 56.0 cm stretcher; 75.2 x 86.0 x 10.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "A STREETON". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1937


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6395


Artist information

Arthur Streeton

Artist profile

Works in the collection

51


Shown in 11 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 13 publications

Bibliography


Gavin Wilson, Cuisine & country: a gastronomic venture in Australian art, 'Cuisine & Country', pg. 9-66, New South Wales, 2008, 19 (colour illus.), 22, 88.

Dead Sun, Sydney, 1997.

Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 85. cat.no. 212

A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 204. cat.no. 672

Arthur Streeton memorial exhibition, Adelaide, 1944, n.pag.. cat.no. 7

Arthur Streeton memorial exhibition, Melbourne, 1944, n.pag.. cat.no. 103

Exhibition of pictures by Sir Arthur Streeton, Sydney, Apr 1937, n.pag.. cat.no. 41

The Arthur Streeton catalogue, Melbourne, 1935, 105 (illus.), 134. cat.no. 805

Loan exhibition of the works of Arthur Streeton, Sydney, 1931, 6. cat.no. 69

Art in Australia: Arthur Streeton number, Sydney, Oct 1931, 43 (illus.). plate no. 16

Exhibition of oil paintings by Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1931, n.pag.. cat.no. 17

Exhibition of oil paintings by Arthur Streeton, Sydney, 1927, n.pag.. cat.no. 8

Catalogue of the final exhibition of Arthur Streeton's pictures, Sydney, 1920, n.pag.. cat.no. 26