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Title

Sir Lionel Lindsay

1941


Artist

Nora Heysen

Australia

11 Jan 1911 - 30 Dec 2003


About

This work was a finalist in the 1941 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1943.


Details


Date

1941


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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.".


Credit

Gift of J.R. McGregor 1943


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7333


Archibald Prize

- 1941


Artist information

Nora Heysen

Artist profile

Works in the collection

99


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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.).