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Title

The two stones

1944


Artist

John D. Moore

Australia

06 Sep 1888 - 09 Dec 1958


Details


Date

1944


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pen and ink, watercolour on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

34.2 x 50.0 cm image; 38.3 x 56.5 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. "JOHN D MOORE 44".


Credit

Purchased 1945


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7452


Artist information

John D. Moore

Works in the collection

37


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Peter Emmett, Sydney: metropolis, suburb, harbour, 'Metropolis', pg. 13-70, Glebe, 2000, 24 (colour illus.).

Peter Emmett, Metropolis, Glebe, 1999. Exhibition guide, brochure format.

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 15. watercolours cat.no. 24

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836 to 1946, Sydney, 1946, 6, (12). cat.no. 50