28 Mar 1924 - 16 Oct 2015
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
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".
Shown in 5 exhibitions
First Anniversary Show (1960), Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Woollahra, 30 Nov 1960 -
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1960, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Mar 1961–23 Apr 1961
Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary (1962-63):
Patrick White's choice, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1981–31 Jan 1982
Favourites: Margaret Olley and Jeffrey Smart (2002), S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 12 Jan 2002–24 Feb 2002
Referenced in 6 publications
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