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Title

Normanton, North Queensland

(1962)


Artist

Ray Crooke

Australia

1922 - 05 Dec 2015


About

This work was a finalist in the 1962 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1963.


Details


Date

(1962)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.2 x 106.7 cm stretcher; 93.6 x 123.8 x 5.5 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 74 x 104.8 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed l.l., "R. Crooke". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1963


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA4.1963


Wynne Prize

- 1962


Artist information

Ray Crooke

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Dennis Colsey and Hal Missingham, One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Sydney, 1968, 28 (illus.). cat.no. 37

Gavin Wilson, Encounters with country: landscapes of Ray Crooke, Cairns, 2005, 35 (colour illus.), 69. List of works; no catalogue numbers

Gavin Wilson, Escape artists - modernists in the tropics, Cairns, 1998, 62 (colour illus.), 179.