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Title

Railway station

1962


Artist

Ken Whisson

Australia

1927 -


Details


Other Titles

Railway platform

Rail station


Date

1962


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

63.5 x 92.8 cm board; 67.3 x 96.7 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., blue pencil "WHISSON". Dated c.l. verso, white chalk ".../ 1962". Signed upper c. verso, black ink on paper "... KEN WHISSON/ ...".


Credit

Gift of the Macquaries Galleries 1972


Location

Not on display


Accession number

87.1972


Artist information

Ken Whisson

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Glenn Barkley and Lesley Harding (Curators), Ken Whisson: as if, Bulleen, 2012, 118 (colour illus.), 149 (colour illus.). cat.no. 26

Ann Proudfoot, An expanded view: the Mary Turner Collection at Orange Regional Gallery, 'An expanded view', pg. 5-23, Orange, 2011, 23, 123.