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Title

The inmates

1944


Artist

Eric Wilson

Australia

05 Jan 1911 - 23 Nov 1946


Details


Other Title

The Inmates Lidcombe Hospital Ward 27


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

50.5 x 38.0 cm board; 62.2 x 49.5 x 2.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "Wilson 44".


Credit

Purchased 1944


Accession number

7414


Artist information

Eric Wilson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

66


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Douglas Dundas, Art and Australia (vol. 12, no. 1), 'Eric Wilson', pg. 48-57, Sydney, Jul 1974-Sep 1974, 56.

Douglas Dundas, Eric Wilson Memorial Exhibition Souvenir Catalogue, Sydney, 1947. cat.no. 46; not paginated

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 9. cat.no. 7

Andrew Sayers, Eric Wilson, Newcastle, 1983, 55 (illus.). cat.no. 57

Bernard Smith, Meanjin, 'The art of Eric Wilson', pg. 245-249, Melbourne, Summer 1947, 247, 248 (illus.).

19th & 20th century Fine Australian and International Art: Fine Art auction 20 & 21 August 2001 Melbourne, Melbourne, 2001, 34, 35. lot no. 35, Eric Wilson's 'The inmate', 1944, oil on board, 47.0 x 30.5cm, colour illustration on page 35 of auction catalouge. This work relates to 'The inmates' in the Gallery's collection.