Alan Sumner

(Australia 10 Nov 1911 – 20 Oct 1994)

Country railway station

Location
Not on display
Further information

"Upwey Station. I had to wait for about an hour for a train to appear. I needed some activity to bring the whole scene to life. The station has long since been pulled down and a modern one built to take electric trains".

Alan Sumner quoted in Roger Butler, 'Alan Sumner screenprints: A catalogue Raisonné', Eastgate Gallery, Melbourne, 1993

Place of origin
Collingwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Year
1948
Media
Print
Medium
screenprint, printed in colour from 18 stencils
Dimensions
37.0 x 45.0 cm image; 40.5 x 40.8 cm sight
Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Alan Sumner". Not dated.

Credit
Bequest of Ian Whalland 1997
Accession number
123.1997