- Place where the work was made
New South Wales
- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on paperboard
78.7 x 63.5 cm board; 89.0 x 74.0 x 3.0 cm frame
0 - Whole, 75 x 60.5 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION. Due to backing board support, the hardboard dimensions could not be obtained. Sight dimensions were recorded.
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, blue oil "R-BALSON-/41".
- Purchased 1965
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Ralph Balson Estate
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Where the work was made
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Balson, Crowley, Fizelle, Hinder:
Ralph Balson: a retrospective:
- Heide Park and Art Gallery, Melbourne 15 Aug 1989–24 Sep 1989
- Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle 06 Oct 1989–19 Nov 1989
- Wollongong Art Gallery, Wollongong 01 Dec 1989–28 Jan 1990
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 14 Feb 1990–01 Apr 1990
- University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane 12 Apr 1990–24 May 1990
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Ralph Balson - Anthony Hordern Gallery 1941, Ivan Dougherty Gallery, Paddington, 21 Aug 2008–07 Sep 2008
Referenced in 5 publications
Bruce Adams, Ralph Balson A Retrospective, Bulleen, Jul 1989, 22 (colour illus.), 24, 76. cat.no. 9
Nicholas Chambers, Art and Australia (Vol. 40, No. 2), 'Ralph Balson: "Painting". Abstracting the invisible', pg. 250-251, Sydney, Dec 2002-Feb 2003, 250, 251 (colour illus.).
Sue Cramer and Lesley Harding, Cubism & Australian art, 'Re-picturing the Modern World 1940-1949', pg. 109-143, Melbourne, 2009, 132 (colour illus.).
Ewen McDonald, AGNSW Collections, 'From Colonialism to late Modernism', pg. 7-106, Sydney, 1994, 47 (colour illus.).
Natalie Wilson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Grace Crowley / Ralph Balson / Frank Hinder / Margel Hinder', pg. 88-103, Sydney, 2002, 101, 142, 147.
Other works by Ralph Balson
See all 18 works