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Title

The argument

1953


Artist

John Passmore

Australia

04 Feb 1904 - 09 Oct 1984


Details


Date

1953


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

30.5 x 54.5 cm board; 46.3 x 69.5 x 8.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, blue oil "JP".
Signed and dated c. verso on board, pen and black ink ".../ John Passmore/ 1953 ..".
Signed c. verso on board, pen and black ink "John Passmore/ .../ ...".


Credit

Bequest of Carlyle Greenwell 1961


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA7.1961


Artist information

John Passmore

Works in the collection

36


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 63 (illus.).

Sir Daryl Lindsay, Contemporary Australian paintings, Melbourne, 1955. cat.no. 3; Lent by the National Art Gallery of New South Wales

Barry Pearce, John Passmore 1904-84, Sydney, 1984, 61 (colour illus.). cat.no. 34

David Thomas, Society of Artists Spring Exhibition, 'Works from the Wesfarmers collection of Australian art part 1: lots 1-23’, pg. 24-25, Sydney, 1912, 24.