1887 - 1971
oil on paper on paperboard
14.0 x 17.5 cm board; 27.1 x 30.4 x 2.9 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, black ink "R. Wakelin 1919".
© Roland Wakelin Estate
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Roland Wakelin retrospective (1967):
Acquisitions 1967, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Mar 1968–01 Apr 1968
Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977
Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Orange, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986
Colour in Art - revisiting 1919:
Australian modern masterpieces from the Art Gallery of New South Wales:
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
Referenced in 9 publications
Douglas Dundas, Roland Wakelin retrospective, 'Introduction', pg. 3-6, Sydney, 1967, 7. cat.no. 12; collection of Macquarie Galleries
Deborah Edwards and Denise Mimmocchi, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Sydney moderns', pg. 13-20, Sydney, 2013, 18 (colour illus., detail), 42, 317.
Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 10, 29 (illus.). cat.no. 26
Dr Deborah Hart, Symposium papers: Colour in art - revisiting 1919 & R-Balson, 'Beatrice Irwin and Grace Cossington Smith: women on the wings of colour in art', pg. 17-22, Sydney, 2008, 19-20.
Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Roland Wakelin', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 35; not paginated
Laura Pia, Look, 'Colour music: Composing paintings with colours as notes', pg. 34-37, Sydney, Jul 2008, 37 (colour illus.).
Nick Waterlow, Colour in art: Revisiting 1919, 'Colour in Art -1919 and Now', pg. 8-11, Sydney, 2008, 8 (colour illus.), 40 (colour illus.), 63.
Mary Eagle, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'De Maistre's war', pg. 42-51, Sydney, 1989, 48 (colour illus.), 49.
Unknown, The art of Roland Wakelin, Sydney, 1987, 17-18, 44 (colour illus.), 125. plate no. 11