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Title

The schooner "Miena" refitting at Townsville

1954


Artist

Donald Friend

Australia

06 Feb 1915 - 16 Aug 1989


Details


Date

1954


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

38.1 x 45.7 cm stretcher; 51.0 x 59.1 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "DONALD FRIEND 54".


Credit

Purchased 1954


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9101


Artist information

Donald Friend

Works in the collection

57


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


William Kelly, Heritage of Australian art: reflections on the history of Australian painters and paintings, 'Introduction', pg. 4-7, Melbourne, 1984, 43 (colour illus.).

Barry Pearce, Donald Friend Retrospective 1915-1989, 'Introduction', pg. 9-20, Sydney, 1990, 82 (colour illus.). cat.no. 61

Gavin Wilson, Beneath the Monsoon: visions north of Capricorn, 'Beneath the Monsoon: visions north of Capricorn', pg. 7-38, Mackay, 2003, 20, 21 (colour illus.), 71.