Evening in Toorak Road

Evening in Toorak Road

1966
oil on canvas
155.0 x 155.5 cm


inscribed l.l.: Shannon 66’
inscribed verso u.l.: ‘(EVENING IN/ TOORAK ROAD); on The Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery label u.l.: ‘GIFT OF HAROLD E MERTZ IN 1972’, ‘1982.149’; ul.: ‘AUS107’; on University of Texas at Austin silver label u.l.: ‘364621’
Accession No. 2000.14
© Courtesy of the Estate of Michael Shannon

Provenance:

Harold E. Mertz, Texas, until; gifted in 1972 from the Mertz Art Fund to the Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, Austin, until; purchased 28 June 2000 by Cbus from The Harold E. Mertz Collection of Australian Art, Christie’s, Melbourne, lot 110.

Literature:

Graeme Sturgeon, Michael Shannon, painting and poetry of daily life, Craftsman House, Roseville, New South Wales, 1990.