- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on canvas on hardboard
- 76.3 x 61.4 cm board; 89.1 x 74.5 x 4.7 cm frame
- Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
- Purchased with funds provided by an anonymous donor 1972
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Estate of David Strachan
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 3 exhibitions
David Strachan (1919-1970) Retrospective (1993):
Margaret Olley - painter, peer, mentor, muse, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 07 Jan 2017–26 Mar 2017
The Mystery of Things; Margaret Olley & David Strachan, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah
Referenced in 7 publications
David Clark (Editor), Vogue Living Australia, 'Vogue's eyeview', pg. 19, Sydney, Mar 1973, 19 (illus.).
Felicity Fenner., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Strachan's deep, dark dream world', Sydney, 20 Feb 1993.
Janet Hawley, Good Weekend Magazine, 'The discrete charm of David Strachan', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1993, 13 (colour illus.).
Alan McCulloch and Susan McCulloch, The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, St Leonards, 1994, 674 (illus.).
Barry Pearce, David Strachan, 'Introduction', pg. 9-22, Sydney, 1993, 31, 111 (colour illus.), 127. plate no. 73
Renée Porter, Margaret Olley: painter, peer, mentor, muse, 'Margaret Olley: a celebration of life in paint', pg. 8-89, The Rocks, 2017, 26, 27 (colour illus.), 113.
Daniel Thomas, David Strachan, 1919-1979, 'Introduction', pg. 3-7, Sydney, 1973, cover (colour illus.), 2, 11, 38 (illus.), 39. cat.no. 49
Other works by David Strachan
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