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Title

Self portrait

(circa 1935)


Artist

John Thomas Nightingale Rowell

Australia

1894 - 1973


About

This work was a finalist in the 1934 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1935.


Details


Date

(circa 1935)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

86.7 x 69.2 cm stretcher; 105.3 x 87.7 x 7.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, black oil "John Rowell".


Credit

Gift of the artist at the request of the Trustees 1935


Location

Not on display


Accession number

957


Archibald Prize

- 1934


Artist information

John Thomas Nightingale Rowell

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 49 (illus.).