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Title

Girl in pink

1937


Artist

Ralph Balson

Australia

12 Aug 1890 - 1964


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1937


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

70.5 x 55.0 cm board; 87.5 x 72.0 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, purple oil "R.BALSON.37".


Credit

Gift of Mr W Balson the artist's son 1965


Accession number

OA8.1965


Artist information

Ralph Balson

Artist profile

Works in the collection

17


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Paul McGillick, Aspect: Art and Literature, 'The importance of Ralph Balson', pg. 4-17, Mona Vale, Winter 1981, 5, 7 (illus.), 15.

Daniel Thomas, Gallery A Sydney 1964 - 1983, 'Ralph Balson and Gallery A', pg. 103-115, Campbelltown, 2009, 109.

Daniel Thomas, Symposium papers: Colour in art - revisiting 1919 & R-Balson, 'Modern Australia: Colour in art 1910s-1950s', pg. 3-11, Sydney, 2008, 8-9, 11.

Sarah Thomas, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'The Sydney schools: Dorrit Black's Modern Art Centre and the Crowley-Fizelle School', pg. 262-265, Sydney, 2013, 265 (colour illus.), 310, 320.

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 30. cat.no. 1

Alan McCulloch and Susan McCulloch, The Encyclopedia of Australian Art, St Leonards, 1994, 397 (colour illus.).

Bruce Adams, Ralph Balson A Retrospective, Bulleen, Jul 1989, 7 (colour illus.), 21, 50, 73. cat.no. 3

Mary Eagle, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'Sydney divided', pg. 138-165, Sydney, 1989, 138 (colour illus.), 139, 144. plate no. 101

Susan McCulloch, Alan McCulloch and Emily McCulloch Childs, The new McCulloch's encyclopedia of Australian art, Carlton, 2006, 239 (colour illus.).