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Title

Rain on the dunes

(circa 1952)


Artist

Howard Ashton

England, Australia

09 Aug 1877 - 30 Apr 1964


Details


Date

(circa 1952)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on paperboard


Dimensions

35.6 x 40.0 cm board; 45.9 x 51.6 x 4.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Howard Ashton". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8684


Artist information

Howard Ashton

Works in the collection

12


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 73rd annual exhibition (1952), Sydney, 1952. cat.no. 54; priced 25 guineas