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Title

The old road, South Coast

(1934)


Artist

James R Jackson

New Zealand, Australia

03 Jul 1882 - 09 Sep 1975


About

This work was a finalist in the 1934 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1934.


Details


Date

(1934)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

66.5 x 96.3


Signature & date

Signed l.r., oil "James R. Jackson".


Credit

Purchased 1934


Location

Not on display


Accession number

830


Wynne Prize

- 1934


Artist information

James R Jackson

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 778 [Gallery No. 7]

Eric Riddler, Art and Australia (Vol. 39, No. 3), 'Stanwell Park: landmark and motif', pg. 404-411, Sydney, Mar 2002-May 2002, 404 (colour illus.), 405-406.

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 55th Annual Exhibition (1934), Sydney, 1934. cat.no. 7; priced 140 guineas