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Title

Roderick Shaw

1956


Artist

Graeme Inson

Australia

08 Feb 1923 - 10 May 2000


About

This work was a finalist in the 1956 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1957.


Details


Date

1956


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

127.0 x 101.6 cm board; 148.0 x 122.0 x 5.7 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 123.2 x 97.8 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.l. corner, pale brown oil "Inson `56".


Credit

Purchased 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9319


Archibald Prize

- 1956


Artist information

Graeme Inson

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Manly Art Gallery and Museum (Editor), Artists as social commentators and activists, Sydney, 2007, 31.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Prizes for 1956, Sydney, 1956.

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1957, 8. cat.no. 10