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Title

Blue Valley, Canberra

1944


Artist

Adrian Feint

Australia

29 Jun 1894 - 25 Apr 1971


About

This work was a finalist in the 1944 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1944.


Details


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

46.0 x 61.1 cm stretcher; 69.9 x 82.0 x 6.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, mauve oil "Adrian Feint/ 1944".


Credit

Purchased 1944


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7419


Wynne Prize

- 1944


Artist information

Adrian Feint

Works in the collection

45


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 33 (illus.). cat.no. 35

Richard Heathcote, Adrian Feint: Cornucopia, 'Chapter 1: Feint connections flourish: The Haywards, Adelaide and Adrian Feint', pg. 13-16, Kent Town, 2009, 16 (colour illus.).

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 11. cat.no. 17; titled 'The blue valley'

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983, (colour illus.). cat.no. 33; not paginated