Hal Missingham

(Australia 08 Dec 1906 – 07 Apr 1994)

Native cabbage tree, palm lily or grass palm (Cordyline australis)

Location
Not on display
Further information

Born in Perth, Western Australia, Hal Missingham studied under James WR Linton in Perth and later in London under Bernard Meninsky at the Central School. He returned to Australia in 1941. After the war, he was a foundation member of SORA (Studio of Realist Art) in Sydney before succeeding Will Ashton as Director of the AGNSW in 1945.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2006

Year
1953
Media
Watercolour
Medium
pen and black ink, watercolour
Dimensions
53.3 x 34.3 cm sight
Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "Missingham 53".

Credit
Gift of Roslyn Poignant 2006
Accession number
294.2006
Copyright
© Hal Missingham estate