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Title

William Dobell

1960


Artist

William Pidgeon

Australia

1909 - 1981


About

This work was a finalist in the 1960 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1966.


Details


Date

1960


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

106.7 x 80.9 cm board; 127.7 x 101.4 x 5.6 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 106.7 x 80 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, white oil "Pidgeon '60".


Credit

Charles Lloyd Jones Bequest Fund 1966


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA11.1966


Archibald Prize

- 1960


Artist information

William Pidgeon

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Edmund Capon AM, OBE and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (illus.). cat.no. 15

Unknown (Editor), Sunday telegraph, Sydney, 19 Nov 1966, (illus.).