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Winner for 1936


Finalists for 1936

  • Harold Abbott - Mrs Frank Hosking
  • Harold Abbott - Miss Nancy Sinclair
  • Harold Abbott - The Hon. Mr Justice Boyce
  • Tom Alban - Inspector Garlick
  • James Muir Auld - F L Tregear, Esq
  • James Muir Auld - Self-portrait
  • Herbert Badham - H Brayden, Esq
  • Alan Baker - Miss Halila Booth
  • Alan Baker - Self-portrait
  • Lawson Balfour - John Banks, Esq
  • Howard Barron - Self-portrait
  • Tom Bell - Self-portrait
  • E Bryce - Miss Pauline Dawson
  • E Bryce - Shirley Longley
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Private W. Cutten
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Frank V H Wittenoon Esq. [sic]
  • Ernest Buckmaster - The Hon Sir John Kirwan
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Self-portrait
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Sir Walter James, K.C.M.G., LL.D., K.C.
  • Ernest Buckmaster - Miss Jessica Harcourt
  • Ernest Buckmaster - The Hon Sir James Mitchell, KCMG
  • Ernest Buckmaster - The Painter's Mother
  • Mary E Byrne - - Flower, Esq.
  • Norman Carter - Professor Douglas Stewart
  • Norman Carter - Howard Hinton, Esq, OBE
  • Thomas Challen - Edward Best, Esq.
  • Thomas Challen - Mrs G. D. Kelly
  • G V Cotton - Portrait
  • A R Cromer - Self-portrait
  • William Dargie - Mrs Dolya Ribush
  • William Dargie - Miss Myra Morris
  • William Dargie - T. A. Dennett, Esq.
  • William Dargie - Self-portrait
  • Aileen R Dent - The Hon HH Olney, MLC
  • Aileen R Dent - Dr James Booth
  • Aileen R Dent - Judge Foster
  • Douglas Dundas - Self-portrait
  • Mary Edwell-Burke - Monte Luke, Esq.
  • Mary Edwell-Burke - Self-portrait
  • Mary Edwell-Burke - Tiana of Tamavua
  • Mary Edwell-Burke - Mrs John Mendel
  • Mary Edwell-Burke - Roland Wakelin, Esq
  • Mary Edwell-Burke - Patricia Minchin
  • Vito Giuffrida - The mandolin player
  • Vito Giuffrida - Self-portrait
  • Vito Giuffrida - The violinist
  • A Govett - Mrs A. G. Wales
  • James William Govett - Miss Joan Tait
  • James William Govett - Miss Peggy Morell
  • James William Govett - Jock Webb, Esq.
  • Gwendolyn Grant - Sir Donald Cameron, KCMG, DSO
  • Gwendolyn Grant - W. B. Dixon, Esq.
  • Harley Griffiths (senior) - Miss Wilma Berkeley
  • Henry Aloysius Hanke - Sir Samuel Hordern
  • Henry Aloysius Hanke - Self-portrait
  • Harry Bromilow Harrison - BM Contie, MCE
  • E A Harvey - Maurice Helsen, Esq
  • E A Harvey - Alfred Hill, Esq
  • Melville R Haysom - Self-portrait
  • John J Hennessy - Self-portrait
  • Edith L Holmes - The artist's mother
  • Tom Hubble - Miss Spicer
  • Tom Hubble - Frank Dalby Davison, Esq.
  • Margaret Gordon Johnson - JJ Poynton, Esq
  • Bertha Katsch - Miss Asta Katsch
  • Herbert Kemble - Gordon Costin, Esq
  • Herbert Kemble - Self-portrait
  • E Kimpton - P. K. Jageurs, Esq.
  • Garrett Kingsley - Miss Marie-Jose
  • Joseph Henry Lawson - Mrs Bertha Lawson
  • Joseph Henry Lawson - Miss Bertha Lawson
  • Frederick William Leist - Portrait
  • Charles Salis Lloyd - Dr VH Wallace
  • Herbert W McCulley - Self-portrait
  • MacDonald, Alfred Ernest - Self-portrait
  • W B McInnes - Dr Julian Smith (Winner: Archibald Prize 1936)
  • W B McInnes - Portrait
  • Charles McKervey - D. Williams, Esq.
  • Tempe Manning - Mrs M. J. Manning
  • Tempe Manning - Mrs Tom Garrett
  • Joseph Wilson Mawhinney - Olive Baum
  • Joseph Wilson Mawhinney - Miss Daphne Winslow
  • Joseph Wilson Mawhinney - P. W. Ritchie, Esq.
  • Max Meldrum - Portrait
  • A T Mockridge - Self-portrait
  • Eric Nilan - Self-portrait
  • Percival James Norton - Sir Harry Budge, C.M.G.
  • Roy Opie - Miss Ola Cohn
  • Roy Opie - Ena
  • Clif Peir - Mischa Burlakov
  • Clif Peir - Miss Phyllis Wardrop
  • Rose M Phipps - Brig.-Gen. I. G. Mackay, C.M.G.
  • Louise M Pickering - Miss Nora O'Halloran
  • Muriel Pornett - The artist's mother
  • James Quinn - Portrait of a Boy
  • James Quinn - Portrait of a Lady
  • James Quinn - Portrait
  • James Quinn - Portrait
  • Gwen Ramsay - Mrs GL Kenway
  • Stuart Reid - Lady Poynter
  • Mollie Rohr - Self-portrait
  • Mollie Rohr - Self-portrait
  • Mollie Rohr - Self-portrait
  • John Thomas Nightingale Rowell - Self-portrait
  • William Rowell - The airman
  • William Rowell - Dr WG Price
  • William Rowell - Lady in grey
  • Samuel Rudgley - Self-portrait
  • Eric Saunders - Captain P G Taylor
  • Eric Saunders - La Meri
  • Eric Saunders - Coral Pern
  • Katherine Sheridan - Miss Malouf
  • Phyllis Shewcroft - The artist - costume piece
  • Leonard Shillam - Portrait
  • Albert Victor Simmons - Portrait
  • Frank Smith - The Artist's Son
  • Joshua Smith - Julian Ashton, Esq., C.B.E.
  • W Sprenger - Self-portrait
  • S Scott Sudlow - Self-portrait
  • Caryll Tate - Ernest Wells, Esq
  • Stephanie Taylor - Portrait
  • Stephanie Taylor - Dr W Maloney
  • R M Thompson - The Hon. Sir Joynton Smith
  • Rollo Thomson - H. Cook, Esq.
  • Rollo Thomson - Dr WJ Penfold
  • Joan M Tillam - Holly Faran
  • Dora Toovey - Miss Ruth Pearce-Jones
  • Lyall Trindall - Mrs JC Elder MacDonald
  • Albert Tucker - Self-portrait
  • Alice Turnbull - The Artist's Sister
  • Alice Turnbull - R. G. McCredie, Esq.
  • Charles Wheeler - Portrait
  • Charles Wheeler - Portrait
  • Joseph Wolinski - Dr George Brookes
  • Joseph Wolinski - Edmund S. Paul, Esq.
  • Joseph Wolinski - Stanley Fels, Esq.
  • Joseph Wolinski - Self-portrait