We acknowledge the Gadigal of the Eora Nation, the traditional custodians of the Country on which the Art Gallery of NSW stands.

Archibald Prize 1962

Entries: 224 (81 selected)
Exhibition dates: 19 January to 17 February 1963
Only selected works were exhibited; each artist could submit up to two works

An exhibition of ‘rejected’ paintings from the 1962 competition was held at the Anthony Hordern department store in Sydney.

  • Harold Abbott - William Aaron
  • John Aland - Mrs James Douglas
  • William Aylward - Bill
  • Alan Baker - Dr Mervyn W Matheson
  • Frederic Henry Bates - Dora
  • Joan Beck - Self-portrait
  • Reshid Bey - H Rossler, DArch, ARVIA
  • Edward Binder - Denise
  • William Geoffrey Boissevain - Rose Skinner
  • Shirley Bourne - Dr C Eric G Beveridge
  • Shirley Bourne - Matron Vivian Bullwinkel, ARRC
  • Mary Brady - Artist's mother
  • Mary Brady - Ross Drayton
  • Florence Broadhurst - OW Thomas, PhC, MPS
  • Anthony Burggraf - Mr Selig, art connoisseur
  • Charles Bush - Self-portrait with masks
  • Charles Bush - Sir John Latham
  • Donald Cameron - Raymond Ratcliffe
  • Reg Campbell - Alfred Cook
  • Jack Carington Smith - Hugh DT Williamson, CBE
  • Jack Carington Smith - Self-portrait
  • Judy Cassab - Bob King
  • Judy Cassab - Barry Stern
  • Kevin Connor - Margaret
  • Ray Crooke - Xavier Herbert
  • William Dargie - Miss Margaret Smith
  • Aileen R Dent - The Right Rev GA Wood, BA
  • Ron Edwards - Xavier Herbert
  • Maximilian Feuerring - Self-portrait
  • Zoltan Feynes - Self-portrait
  • Paul Fitzgerald - The Rt Hon RG Menzies
  • Paul Fitzgerald - Mr Reg Ansett
  • Herbert Flugelman - Jack Cantwell
  • Guy Grey-Smith - Self-portrait
  • Edward Hall - Self-portrait
  • Henry Aloysius Hanke - His Hon Judge Adrian Curlewis
  • Sali Herman - Mrs Patricia Buckley
  • Sali Herman - Dawn
  • Jacqueline Hick - Francis Roy Thompson
  • Graeme Inson - Dr Keith McWatters
  • Graeme Inson - Self-portrait
  • Jean Isherwood - Raymond C Hanson, LRSM, FSCM
  • Kenneth Jack - Self-portrait
  • Molly Johnson - Wilfred Furguson
  • Louis Kahan - Patrick White (Winner: Archibald Prize 1962)
  • J Noel Kilgour - Carol Freriechs
  • Garrett Kingsley - George
  • Garrett Kingsley - Dulcie Deamer
  • Valerie Lazarus - Beatrice Tange
  • Cecil Frank Linaker - Self-portrait
  • Alan Martin - Neil Douglas
  • Vladas Meskenas - Artist's daughter
  • Max Middleton - Warwick C Cayley
  • Jon Molvig - Dr Stuart Scougall
  • Margaret Olley - Pam Bell
  • Valerie O'Neill - Mrs Rita Skolnik
  • Desiderius Orban - Portrait of an artist
  • Meg Padgham - Harold Blair
  • L Scott Pendlebury - Best Overend, ARIVA, FRAIA, MAPI, RVIA
  • William Pidgeon - HL Wheeler
  • William Pidgeon - The Hon Mr Justice Clancy, Chancellor of the University of NSW
  • Gwen Pratt - Brewster Ashley, MB, BS
  • Hilda Proudfoot - An entrepreneur
  • Clifton Pugh - Most Rev Daniel Mannix, DD, LLD
  • Tiiu Reissar - Lembi
  • John Thomas Rigby - Portrait of the potter Carl McConnell
  • Joe Rose - The artist's wife
  • Joe Rose - Self-portrait
  • Biruta Rutkovskis - Lynne
  • John Santry - Mr Justice McClemens
  • Garry Shead - Susanna
  • Gordon Shepherdson - Thin girl
  • Arnold Joseph Victor Shore - Self-portrait
  • Andrew Sibley - Bill Stack
  • Andrew Sibley - John Finlayson
  • Joshua Smith - Florence Broadhurst
  • Joshua Smith - Mr KC Bates
  • Graham A Thorley - Jock Sturrock
  • Dora Toovey - Self-portrait
  • Phyllis Paulina Waterhouse - Self-portrait
  • Reinis Zusters - Sir Edgar Barton Coles