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Title

Self portrait

1936


Artist

Ernest Buckmaster

Australia

03 Jul 1897 - 18 Oct 1968


About

This work was a finalist in the 1936 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1936.


Details


Date

1936


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

61.0 x 45.7 cm stretcher; 70.5 x 56.0 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "E Buckmaster 1936".
Signed top c. verso on stretcher, pencil "... E Buckmaster".


Credit

Gift of the artist at the request of the Trustees 1936


Location

Not on display


Accession number

952a


Archibald Prize

- 1936


Artist information

Ernest Buckmaster

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history