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Title

Will Dyson (Sketch portrait)


Artist

George James Coates

Australia, England

09 Aug 1869 - 27 Jul 1930


Details


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.1 x 59.3 cm stretcher; 94.0 x 76.3 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed u.r. corner, light brown oil "George J. Coates". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1921


Location

Not on display


Accession number

941


Artist information

George James Coates

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Laurence Joseph (Editor), Remembrance: Official magazine of the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne, Malvern East, Nov 2015, 5 (colour illus., detail), 18 (colour illus.).

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 233, titled 'W. Dyson, Esq.', [Gallery No. 3]

Ross McMullin, Will Dyson: Cartoonist, etcher and Australia's finest war artist, 'Chapter 3: THE GREAT WAR', Australia, 1984, 138 (colour illus.).

Ross McMullin, Will Dyson: Australia's radical genius, 'Chapter 4: 'GRIEF MUST BE YOUR HOUSEMATE TO THE END' Aftermath 1918-1925', Australia, 2006, 272 (colour illus.).