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Title

The wall

1953


Artist

Robert Dickerson

Australia

28 Mar 1924 - 16 Oct 2015


Details


Place where the work was made

Annandale Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1953


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

121.3 x 91.6 cm board; 125.4 x 96.5 x 4.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 108.2 x 90 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r.corner, pencil "DICKERSON/ 7/6/53".


Credit

Purchased 1960


Accession number

OA41.1960


Artist information

Robert Dickerson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Jennifer Dickerson, Robert Dickerson, Against The Tide, Sydney, 1994, 46, 57.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'Patrick White's choice', pg. 114-119, Carlton, 2002, 115.

Margaret Olley and Jeffrey Smart, Favourites: Margaret Olley and Jeffrey Smart selections, Sydney, 2002. NOTE: No catalogue numbers; Margaret Olley selection.

Clive Turnbull, Jean Campbell and Daniel Thomas AM, Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 42. cat.no. 89

Patrick White, Patrick White's Choice, Sydney, Dec 1981. cat.no. 11

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat.no. 107