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Title

Dr Stuart Scougall

1962


Artist

Jon Molvig

Australia

27 May 1923 - 15 May 1970


About

This work was a finalist in the 1962 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1963.


Details


Date

1962


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

121.9 x 91.4 cm board; 136.7 x 106.0 x 4.8 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 121.9 x 90 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, red oil "62/ Molvig".
Signed u.l. corner verso, black fibre-tipped pen "JON MOLVIG".


Credit

Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA10.1963


Archibald Prize

- 1962


Artist information

Jon Molvig

Works in the collection

25


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1963 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1963, 17.

C Christesen (Editor), Meanjin, Carlton, Jan 1963.

Betty Churcher, Molvig: the lost Antipodean, 'Six: The urban psyche 1960-62', pg. 89-104, Victoria, 1984, 103 (illus.).

Kate Hart, Australian faces: 1788 - 21st century, 'Jon Molvig: Dr Stuart Scougall', Box Hill, 2003, (colour illus.). Card 8: 'Australian Art Packs: 1788-21st century: Faces'.

Kate Hart, Australian art pack: 1788-21st century faces, Box Hill, (2006). card 8

Robert Hughes., Daily Mirror, 'This banal collection is the Archibald!', Sydney, 20 Jan 1963.

Alan McCulloch., Sun-Herald, 'Portraits and box office', Sydney, 23 Jan 1963, (illus.).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald, Wynne & Sulman competitions 1962, Sydney, 1963. cat.no. 42

Peter Ross, Let's face it: the history of the Archibald Prize, 'The Postwar Years', pg. 40-62, Sydney, 1999, 58 (colour illus.).

Katrina Rumley, Jon Molvig, Expressionist, 'Jon Molvig, Expressionist', pg. 1-30, Newcastle, 2002, 7 (colour illus.), 21, 28. cat.no. 7

Daniel Thomas., Sunday telegraph, 'The Week in Art', Sydney, 20 Jan 1963.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 02 Feb 1963.