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The case that stopped a nation : the Archibald Prize controversy of 1944 / Peter Edwell.

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The case that stopped a nation : the Archibald Prize controversy of 1944 / Peter Edwell.

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G 2022/0287 , H 2022/0527

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74VKar8LeRMM

The case that stopped a nation : the Archibald Prize controversy of 1944 / Peter Edwell.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKar8LeRMM

The case that stopped a nation : the Archibald Prize controversy of 1944 / Peter Edwell.

Full title

The case that stopped a nation : the Archibald Prize controversy of 1944 / Peter Edwell.

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Publisher

Ultimo, New South Wales : Halstead Press, [2021].

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G 2022/0287 , H 2022/0527

Record Identifier

74VKar8LeRMM

Language

English

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Contents

232 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 25 cm.

Content type

text

still image

Media type

unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

Ultimo, New South Wales : Halstead Press, [2021].

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

A lively and thorough telling of one of Australia's greatest front page scandals, involving key figures of the nation's art movement, politicians and business leaders, with William Dobell and Joshua Smith caught in the middle. Whilst World War II raged overseas, Australia's Archibald Prize, the wealthiest portrait prize in the world, drew huge crow...

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The case that stopped a nation : the Archibald Prize controversy of 1944 / Peter Edwell.

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NOTES

General note

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Date Published

[2021].

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Date Copyright

©2021.

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G 2022/0287 , H 2022/0527

Record Identifier

74VKar8LeRMM

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKar8LeRMM

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ISBN

1925043592

9781925043594

DDC

757

MMS ID

991024445228202626

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