Australian landscape painters

Australia, 1961

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Episode number 1 of Series “Australian Art”.
The Australian artist has no greater challenge than his own landscape, but few have been completely successful in depicting it. Using both the artists’ words and their work, this film studies Sir Russell Drysdale, Tom Roberts and Sir Hans Heysen, and shows why and how they have transmuted landscape into art.

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producer

Maslyn Williams

director

Richard Mason

production company

Australian Commonwealth Film Unit

Duration

00:12:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1961

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Australian Art

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Australian Art

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