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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; 136.0 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

17


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


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.).

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.

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

Archibald, Wynne & Sulman competitions 1962, Sydney, 1963. cat.no. 42

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

Meanjin, Carlton, Jan 1963.

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

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

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