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Title

Golden afternoon

(circa 1937)


Artist

Howard Ashton

England, Australia

09 Aug 1877 - 30 Apr 1964


Details


Date

(circa 1937)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.0 x 91.5 cm stretcher; 94.5 x 110.6 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., black oil "Howard Ashton". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1938


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6537


Artist information

Howard Ashton

Works in the collection

12


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Blaxland Gallery, Three generations of painters: Julian Ashton, Howard Ashton, Richard Ashton, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 9; titled 'Golden afternoon'; price: 100 Gns.

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 36. cat.no. 58