- Other Title
- The evangelist John Mark
- Place where the work was made
New South Wales
- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on canvas
- 95.0 x 70.0 cm stretcher; 106.5 x 81.2 x 3.7 cm frame
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown-red oil "KMIT/ 1953".
- Purchased 1961
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Estate of Michael Kmit. Licensed by Copyright Agency
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Where the work was made
Shown in 8 exhibitions
The Blake Prize 1953, Mark Foys Gallery, Apr 1953 -
Gallery Society first loan exhibition (1955), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Sep 1955 -
Contemporary Australian Painting - Pacific Loan Exhibition (1956):
Contemporary Australian art (1960), Charles Birks & Co., 14 Mar 1960 -
Inaugural exhibition (1961), Barry Stern Galleries, Paddington, Nov 1961 -
Contemporary Australian paintings (1961), Barry Stern Galleries, Paddington, 01 Nov 1961 -
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1961, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Apr 1962–25 May 1962
O Soul O Spirit O Fire: Celebrating Fifty Years of the Blake Prize for Religious Art, Queensland University of Technology, Australia, 23 Nov 2001–24 Feb 2002
Referenced in 8 publications
Our Art Critic, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Exhibition reveals vitality in art', pg. 2, Sydney, 16 Nov 1956, 2.
Rosemary Crumlin., O Soul O Spirit O Fire, 'Beginnings', Brisbane, 2001. exhibition list; not paginated
James Gleeson, Contemporary Australian painting, Unknown, 1956, (colour illus.). cat.no. 51; titled 'The evangelist John Mark'; Collection: Mr Barry Stern; not paginated
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'Jerusalem', pg. 54-64, Carlton, 2002, 54.
Laurie Thomas, Modern Australian painting and sculpture: a survey of Australian art from 1950-1960, 'Introduction', pg. 1-10, Adelaide, 1960, 61 (colour illus.). Collection: Museum of Modern Art, Sydney
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 08 Apr 1953.
Unknown (Editor), Sun, Sydney, 09 Apr 1953.
Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 15 Apr 1953.
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