Sir Lionel Lindsay
11 Jan 1911 - 30 Dec 2003
This work was a finalist in the 1941 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1943.
oil on canvas
87.0 x 77.0 cm stretcher; 110.6 x 100.2 x 7.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, red oil "Nora Heysen. 1941.".
Gift of J.R. McGregor 1943
Not on display
© Lou Klepac
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Artists by artists (1954), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1954–05 Dec 1954
Famous Australians by famous Australian artists, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 07 Mar 1964–21 Mar 1964
Hans and Nora Heysen: Two Generations of Australian Art, Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne, 08 Mar 2019–28 Jul 2019
Referenced in 2 publications
Famous Australian artists', The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1964: Souvenir Catalogue of special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Famous Australians, Adelaide, 1964. cat.no. 16
Jane Hylton, Nora Heysen: light and life, 'A wealth of experience: Sydney and World War Two', pg. 31-38, Kent Town, 2009, 34 (colour illus.).