Receding tide, near Coolum, Queensland

Receding tide, near Coolum, Queensland

(c.1940-50)
watercolour on paper
36.0 x 48.0 cm sheet
65.0 x 72.0 cm


inscribed l.r.: ‘KENNETH MACQUEEN’
Accession No. 2002.28
© Courtesy of the artist’s Estate

Provenance:

Francis Berry, Melbourne, until; purchased by private collection, Mornington, until; Australian and International Paintings, Christie’s, Melbourne, 23–24 November 1999, lot 457, titled Tidal Movement near Coolum, (unsold), until; Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Melbourne, until; purchased 8 May 2002 by Cbus from Modern + Contemporary, Shapiro, Sydney, lot 141.

Literature:

Jean Campbell, Australian watercolour painters, 1780 to the present day, Craftsman House, Sydney, New South Wales, 1989.
Anna Gray, Australian Art in the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 2002.
Annual Collectors’ Exhibition, (exhibition catalogue), Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Melbourne, 2000, p. 27 (illus.).