- Media category
- Materials used
- pencil, watercolour on white wove paper
- 33.0 x 40.2 cm sheet; 61.9 x 69.5 x 2.7 cm frame
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pen and black ink "HANS HEYSEN. 1936".
- Purchased 1938
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © C Heysen
- Wynne Prize
- - 1938
- Artist information
Works in the collection
This work was a finalist in the 1938 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1938.
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Australian Academy of Art 1938, Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 08 Apr 1938–29 Apr 1938
Australian Academy of Art and the Contemporary Art Society (1986), S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 15 May 1986–16 Jul 1986
Hans Heysen Retrospective (2008-2010), Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 14 Nov 2008–08 Feb 2009
Referenced in 4 publications
Rebecca Andrews, Hans Heysen, 'Heroic gum trees', pg. 52-59, Adelaide, 2008, 54 (colour illus.), 136 (colour illus.).
Christine Dixon and Dinah Dysart, Counterclaims: presenting Australian art 1938-1941, Sydney, 1986, 18 (illus.), 46. cat.no. AAA26
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 29
Barry Pearce, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Earth, sky and paint', pg. 149-150, Sydney, 2000, 154 (colour illus.), 300.
Other works by Hans Heysen
See all 46 works