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Title

Ballad of a dead stockman no. 2

1959


Artist

Jon Molvig

Australia

27 May 1923 - 15 May 1970


Details


Date

1959


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

122.0 x 198.7; 124.1 x 201.4 x 4.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., oil "Molvig IV 59".


Credit

Purchased 1959


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA23.1959


Artist information

Jon Molvig

Works in the collection

25


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Arts Council of Great Britain and Whitechapel Art Gallery, Recent Australian painting (1962), 'Catalogue', pg. 11-16, London, 1962, 14. cat.no. 26

Gary Catalano, The years of hope: Australian art and criticism 1959-1968, 'Other styles, other images', pg. 60-74, Melbourne, 1981, 61 (ilus.), 62.

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1959', Sydney, Apr 1960, 22, 23 (illus.).

Katrina Rumley, Jon Molvig, Expressionist, 'Jon Molvig, Expressionist', pg. 1-30, Newcastle, 2002, 5, 12 (colour illus.), 20, 27. cat.no. 17

The Helena Rubinstein Travelling Art Scholarship 1959, Sydney, 1959. cat.no. 43