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Title

Sketch for 'Near Toulon'

(circa 1929)


Artist

Rupert Bunny

Australia, France

29 Sep 1864 - 25 May 1947


Details


Other Title

"Landscape in France" [Registration label verso on backing].


Date

(circa 1929)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paper


Dimensions

17.0 x 21.5 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, ink "RCWB [monogram]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1948


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8128


Artist information

Rupert Bunny

Artist profile

Works in the collection

52


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Jane Clark, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rupert Bunny / E. Phillips Fox', pg. 20-31, Sydney, 2002, 26 (colour illus.), 142, 147.

David Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Rupert Bunny', pg. 550-575, Sydney, Oct 1970, 555, 571 (illus.). titled 'Sketch for "Near Toulon"', dated circa 1929

David Thomas, Rupert Bunny: artist in Paris, 'Fleeting, euphoric moments: Rupert Bunny's landscapes', pg. 165-185, Sydney, 2009. General reference