Russell DRYSDALE Tractor-face Jackson 1950

Art Artwork from Australia. Published by Gould Galleries on Saturday 23 February 2013.

Tractor-face Jackson image

Year: 1950 Sold

oil on canvas. 59.0 x 74.5 cm. inscribed lower right.

Provenance:
Mrs G.R. Drysdale, Sydney, 1950;
Mrs Lynne Clarke, Sydney, until 1992;
Private collection, Sydney.

Exhibited:
Russell Drysdale, The Leicester Galleries, London,
30 November – 23 December 1950, no. 17;
Russell Drysdale 1912-81, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 19 December 1997 – 9 March 1988, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 March – 10 May 1998, Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane, 18 May – 28 June 1998, Museum & Art Gallery of the Northern Territory, Darwin,
20 July – 30 August 1998, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, 23 September – 15 November 1998, no. 51, illustrated;
Twentieth Century Australian Art, A Major Collectors’ Exhibition, Gould Galleries, Melbourne, 25 March –
30 April 2000, Gould Galleries, Sydney, 13 May –
11 June 2000, no.1, illustrated, front cover.

Literature:
Herald, London, 7 December 1950, (illustrated);
Joseph Burke, The Paintings of Russell Drysdale, Ure Smith, Sydney, 1951, p. 51;
Geoffrey Smith, Russell Drysdale 1912-81, National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, 1997, pp. 120, 130, 132, 134, 135 (illustrated).

SOLD

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