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Title

Gascoyne River country

1958


Artist

Guy Grey-Smith

Australia

1916 - 1981


Details


Place where the work was made

Gascoyne River Western Australia Australia


Date

1958


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

72.4 x 101.6 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., dark green oil "G Grey Smith/ 58".


Credit

Purchased 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9939


Artist information

Guy Grey-Smith

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 9. cat.no. 14

Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 41 (colour illus.). plate no. 41

Dennis Colsey and Hal Missingham, One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Sydney, 1968, 29 (illus.). cat.no. 39

Andrew Gaynor, Guy Grey-Smith: life force, '8 painting styles: the 1940s & 1950s', pg. 121-131, Perth, 2012, 131, 205 (colour illus.).

Lou Klepac, Guy Grey-Smith: retrospective, Perth, 1976, 37 (illus.). cat.no. 22

Laurie Thomas, Modern Australian painting and sculpture: a survey of Australian art from 1950-1960, 'Introduction', pg. 1-10, Adelaide, 1960, 67 (illus.). plate no. 67