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Title

Figure and still life

1955


Artist

Jon Molvig

Australia

27 May 1923 - 15 May 1970


Details


Date

1955


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

99.0 x 122.1 cm board; 106.8 x 130.1 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "Molvig 55".


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9250


Artist information

Jon Molvig

Works in the collection

25


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Betty Churcher, Molvig: the lost Antipodean, Victoria, 1984, 50, 102.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1956 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 9. cat.no. 12

Whitechapel Art Gallery (Compilator), Recent Australian Painting, London, 1961. cat.no. 67

Author Unknown, Maitland Local Centenary Art Exhibition: Paintings by artists from the Hunter Valley Region (1963), Maitland, 1963. cat.no. 11

Molvig, Brisbane, 1956. cat.no. 3; priced 48 guineas