- Media category
- Materials used
- oil, synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
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".
- Purchased 1962
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © AGNSW
- Archibald Prize
- - 1961
- Artist information
Works in the collection
This work was a finalist in the 1961 Archibald Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1962.
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Selected entries from the Archibald and Sulman competitions (1962), National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 1962 -
Archibald, Wynne & Sulman Competitions 1962, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Jan 1963–17 Feb 1963
Acquisitions 1962, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Apr 1963–12 May 1963
Louis Kahan: A Portrait (1997), Jewish Museum of Australia, 15 Jun 1997–17 Aug 1997
Louis Kahan: drawing on life (2005):
Referenced in 5 publications
Edmund Capon AM, OBE and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (colour illus.). cat.no. 37
Lesley Harding, Louis Kahan: drawing on life, Horsham, 2005, 22. cat.no. 5
Jewish Museum of Australia, Catalogue of Louis Kahan retrospecitve exhibition, Melbourne, 1997, 10.
Susan McCulloch, Alan McCulloch and Emily McCulloch Childs, The new McCulloch's encyclopedia of Australian art, Carlton, 2006, 791 (colour illus.).
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
Other works by Louis Kahan
See all 27 works