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Title

Portrait of Roland Wakelin


Artist

Shirley Bourne

Australia

1924 -


About

This work was a finalist in the 1959 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1960.


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

91.5 x 76.2 cm board; 110.7 x 95.3 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., brown oil "S.BOURNE.".
Signed u.r. verso on frame, black (ink?) ".../ S.BOURNE...". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of a group of artists 1960


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA33.1960


Archibald Prize

- 1959


Artist information

Shirley Bourne

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history