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Title

Road with canefields

(1951)


Artist

Arthur Evan Read

Australia

1911 - 1978


About

This work was a finalist in the 1951 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1952.


Details


Other Title

Road with Cane Fields


Place where the work was made

Queensland Australia


Date

(1951)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

45.7 x 60.3 cm board; 60.7 x 75.7 x 3.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 44.3 x 59.5 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed bot. c., black oil "Arthur EVAN READ". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8645


Wynne Prize

- 1951


Artist information

Arthur Evan Read

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Queensland

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Glenbrook School of Arts, Third Annual Australian Arts and crafts exhibition (1964), Blue Mountains, 1964. no catalogue numbers

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Prizes for 1951, Sydney, 1952. Exhibited in the Wynne.