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Title

Falling tide

(1940s)


Artist

Fred Leist

Australia

1873 - 1945


Details


Date

(1940s)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on paperboard


Dimensions

36.0 x 45.6 cm board; 45.6 x 55.5 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, black oil "LEIST". Signed [and dated?] upper c. verso, pencil "... 40/ FRED LEIST".


Credit

Purchased 1946


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7646


Artist information

Fred Leist

Works in the collection

14


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 19 (illus.). catalogue no: 15

Gavin Wilson, Harbourlife, 'harbourlife', pg. 7-32, Sydney, 2007, 55, 22, 22 (colour illus.).