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Title

Swamp bird

1961


Artist

Clifton Pugh

Australia

17 Dec 1924 - 14 Oct 1990


Details


Other Title

Cranes in Marshland [Schureck's collection title]


Date

1961


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

20.3 x 25.0 cm board; 29.5 x 34.5 x 3.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "Clifton/ 61".


Credit

Bequest of Miss Edna Goulston 1965


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA3.1965


Artist information

Clifton Pugh

Works in the collection

9


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Sally Morrison, After fire: a biography of Clifton Hugh, Melbourne, 2009, 207 (illus.). Related work: titled 'Waterbirds', 1961, Private Collection.