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Title

Miss Diana Hunt

1944


Artist

Allan Gwynne-Jones

England

27 Mar 1892 - 05 Aug 1982


Details


Other Title

Study of a girl's head


Date

1944


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

36.5 x 31.4 cm board; 48.0 x 43.3 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., brown paint "A Gwynne-Jones". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1947


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7931


Artist information

Allan Gwynne-Jones

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Wildenstein & Co., London, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Wildenstein & Co. 1947. Purchased from the exhibition 'Some Contemporary British Painters' 1-20 May 1947


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 78 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 94. cat.no. 844

Sir John Rothenstein, British art since 1900, London, 1962, (illus.). Illustrated as 'Miss Diana Hunt 1944'.

Wildenstein & Co., London, Some contemporary British painters, London, 1946. cat.no. 34 as 'Study of a girl's head'