- Other Title
- The Inmates Lidcombe Hospital Ward 27
- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on paperboard
- 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".
- Purchased 1944
- Not on display
- Accession number
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1944), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 19 Aug 1944–07 Sep 1944
Contemporary Australian painting from the National collection, Exhibition Venue Unknown, , 1946–1950
Eric Wilson Memorial Exhibition (1947), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 May 1947–29 Jun 1947
Referenced in 6 publications
Deutscher-Menzies Fine Art, 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.
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.).
Other works by Eric Wilson
Seated female nude, front view Eric Wilson circa 1938 37.1971 On display – 20th-century galleries (ground floor)
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