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Title

Sleep

(1950)


Artist

Arthur Murch

Australia

08 Jul 1902 - 23 Sep 1989


Details


Date

(1950)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

61.7 x 69.5 cm stretcher; 73.8 x 82.2 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, orange oil "MURCH". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1950


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8479


Artist information

Arthur Murch

Works in the collection

30


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Classical allusions', pg. 135-136, Sydney, 2000, 145 (colour illus.), 301.

Liz Gibson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Rayner Hoff / Arthur Murch', pg. 60-71, Sydney, 2002, 68 (colour illus., detail), 69 (colour illus.), 145, 147.