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Title

Drying sails


Artist

James R Jackson

New Zealand, Australia

03 Jul 1882 - 09 Sep 1975


About

This work was a finalist in the 1935 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1935.


Details


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

46.0 x 54.7 cm stretcher; 58.3 x 68.5 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "JAmes R JACKson". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1935


Location

Not on display


Accession number

695


Wynne Prize

- 1935


Artist information

James R Jackson

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 307 [Gallery No. 3]

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 135

Royal Art Society of New South Wales 56th Annual Exhibition (1935), Sydney, 1935. cat.no. 162; priced 35 guineas