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Title

The artist's mother

1944
1954


Artist

Sali Herman

Switzerland, Australia

12 Feb 1898 - 03 Apr 1993


Details


Dates

1944
1954


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

73.3 x 52.4 cm stretcher; 93.5 x 72.8 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.r. corner, red oil "S.Herman.54".


Credit

Gift of the artist 1969


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA31.1969


Archibald Prize

- 1945


Artist information

Sali Herman

Works in the collection

24


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sali Herman: exhibition of oil paintings, Sydney, 1949, n.pag.. cat.no. 37; titled 'Artist's Mother'; not for sale

Anne Gray, Face: Australian portraits 1880-1960, Canberra, 2010, 116.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald Wynne and Sulman competitions for 1945, Sydney, 1945, 11. cat.no. 159

Barry Pearce, Sali Herman, 'Catalogue', pg. 33-87, Sydney, 1981, 61 (illus.), 62. cat.no. 53

Daniel Thomas, Sali Herman, 'Portraits', pg. 26-29, Sydney, 28, 73 (colour illus.), 112. plate no. 38

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1969', pg. 538, Sydney, Jul 1970, 545 (illus.). plate no. 37