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Title

Portrait of Albert Tucker

1961


Artist

Louis Kahan

Australia, Austria

05 May 1905 - 16 Jul 2002


About

This work was a finalist in the 1961 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1962.


Details


Date

1961


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil, synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

91.4 x 121.9 cm board; 113.2 x 143.8 x 2.6 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 91.5 x 122 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., oil "Louis Kahan 61".


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA7.1962


Archibald Prize

- 1961


Artist information

Louis Kahan

Works in the collection

27


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Unknown, Alan McCulloch and Unknown, The new McCulloch's encyclopedia of Australian art, Carlton, 2006, 791 (colour illus.).

Louis Kahan: drawing on life, Horsham, 2005, 22. cat.no. 5

Catalogue of Louis Kahan retrospecitve exhibition, Melbourne, 1997, 10.

Edmund Capon and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (colour illus.). cat.no. 37

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Selected entries from the Archibald and Wynne Competitions', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat. no. 3