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Title

Red Cannas

(1948)


Artist

Jean Appleton

Australia

1911 - 11 Jun 2003


Details


Date

(1948)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

49.8 x 39.3 cm board; 60.8 x 50.4 x 3.7 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "Jean Appleton". Not dated.
Signed top c. verso on frame, pen and brown ink "Jean Appleton/ .../ .../ .../ ....".


Credit

Purchased 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8280


Artist information

Jean Appleton

Works in the collection

10


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Janine Burke, Australian women artists 1840-1940, Collingwood, 1980, 93 (illus.), 159. plate no. 5

Penelope Curtin and Tansy Curtin, Blooms and brushstrokes: a floral history of Australian art, 'Flowers A-Z: Canna lily', pg. 40-41, Mile End, 40, 41 (colour illus.), 193.

Grahame Kime., Flora: still life moving fast, 'Flora still moving fast', Gymea, 2008, (colour illus.). not paginated

Macquarie Galleries, (Jean Appleton), Sydney, 1949. cat.no. 5; titled 'Red Cannas'; price: 25 Gns.

Hal Missingham, Still life and flower paintings by Australian artists: Travelling Art Exhibition 1953, Sydney, 1953, 7. cat.no. 17; titled 'Red Cannas'

New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists annual exhibition 1948, Sydney, 1948. cat.no. 19; titled 'Red Cannas'; price: 25 Gns.

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 14. cat.no. 4