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Title

Portrait of Neville Wran

1976


Artist

Clifton Pugh

Australia

17 Dec 1924 - 14 Oct 1990


About

This work was a finalist in the 1976 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1981.


Details


Date

1976


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

122.4 x 183.1 cm board; 135.3 x 187.0 x 5.5 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 120.5 x 181.7 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, blue oil "Clifton/ 76.".


Credit

Anonymous gift 1981


Location

Not on display


Accession number

64.1981


Archibald Prize

- 1976


Artist information

Clifton Pugh

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Edmund Capon AM, OBE and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (illus.). cat.no. 21

Sally Morrison, After fire: a biography of Clifton Hugh, Melbourne, 2009, 369, 378.

Richard Walsh, Decade of flair - The Seventies, Canberra, 1996, 1 (colour illus.), 12.