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(1922)


Artist

Fred Leist

Australia

1873 - 1945


Details


Other Title

Fortune teller


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

(1922)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

90.8 x 69.9 cm board; 117.0 x 96.3 x 9.1 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 89 x 68 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1922


Location

Not on display


Accession number

669


Artist information

Fred Leist

Works in the collection

14


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Ian Burn, National life and landscape - Australian painting 1900-1940, 'Reflections in private spaces', pg. 116-157, Sydney, 1990, 138 (colour illus.). plate no. 103

William Moore, The story of Australian art from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 1), 'Galleries', pg. 179-214, Sydney, 1934, (illus.).

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 7. cat.no. 27

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 19], Sydney, Mar 1927, (illus.). Related work: 'Carnival Souvenirs', Collection of Mapin Gallery, Sheffield, England.