This work was a finalist in the 1965 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1966.
pencil, crayon, watercolour, gouache on paper
61.9 x 87.4 cm sheet; 79.0 x 104.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner "Frank McNamara". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Trustees' Watercolour Prize 1965, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Jan 1966–20 Feb 1966
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1966, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Apr 1967–07 May 1967
Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:
Frank McNamara, Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle, 28 Mar 1998–26 Apr 1998
Referenced in 4 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Archibald, Wynne & Sulman competitions 1965, Sydney, 1966. cat.no. 167
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 53
Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, `Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 13, 91 (colour illus.), 123. cat.no. 81
Julianna Kolenberg (Editor), Frank McNamara, Australia, 1997, 12,13,16,18,41. PS Worksheet 499