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Title

House backs, Rozelle

1956


Artist

Hector Gilliland

Australia

30 Dec 1911 - 20 Apr 2002


About

This work was a finalist in the 1956 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1956.


Details


Date

1956


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

charcoal, watercolour on ivory laid paper


Dimensions

37.5 x 55.3 cm image; 39.4 x 57.3 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l.corner, pencil "GILLILAND `56 ...".


Credit

Marshall Bequest Fund 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9241


Wynne Prize

- 1956


Artist information

Hector Gilliland

Works in the collection

27


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, The Australian Watercolour Institute, 'Foreword', pg. 7, Willoughby, 2006, 7.

Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 20

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 13, 16, 78 (colour illus.), 79 (colour illus.), 122. cat.no. 70. The colour illustration on page 79 is a detail of the image.

Bruce James, Hendrik Kolenberg and Robyn Martin-Weber, Hector Gilliland, Sydney, 2000, 73 (colour illus.), 167.

Australian watercolour painters: 1780 to the present day, 'The 1950s and 1960s: Sydney and the abstract painters', pg. 198-213, Sydney, 1989, 203 (colour illus.).