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Title

Dr Thomas Fiaschi


Artist

Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo

Australia

1870 - 1955


About

This work was a finalist in the 1925 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1929.


Details


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

91.4 x 68.6 cm stretcher; 113.7 x 90.5 x 11.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "A. Dattilo. Rubbo-1925".


Credit

Gift of Mrs Fiaschi 1929


Location

Not on display


Accession number

989


Archibald Prize

- 1925


Artist information

Antonio Dattilo-Rubbo

Works in the collection

16


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 10 publications

Bibliography


Howard Ashton., Sun, 'Royal Art Society annual exhibition', Sydney, 05 Aug 1926.

Julian Ashton., Daily telegraph, 'Dr Fiaschi: Honor where honor is due - a tribute', Sydney, 17 Apr 1925.

Jean Campbell, Cav. Antonio Dattilo-Rubb : painter and teacher and some prominent pupils, 'Introduction', pg. 4-22, Sydney, 1980, 24, 29. cat.no. 21

George Galway., Evening news, 'Royal Society's show truly artistic', Sydney, 07 Aug 1926.

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 197 [Gallery No. 3]; not paginated

M.J. MacNally., Daily telegraph, 'Art Notes - Royal Art Society: a fine exhibition', Sydney, 06 Aug 1926.

George A Taylor (Editor), Truth, Sydney, 20 Jun 1926.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Art Gallery - Limited funds available', Sydney, 06 Dec 1929.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Royal Art Society annual exhibition: a fine standard', Sydney, 06 Aug 1926.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Dr. T. Fiaschi', Sydney, 22 Jul 1926, (illus.).