Man feeding his dogs: oil by Russell Drysdale

Australia, 1980

Film
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Episode number 15 of Series “The Australian eye III”.
A small but powerful painting by Russell Drysdale, which combines starkness with lyricism. The artist talks about his reactions to the picture and his problems in painting it, and his style and technique of underpainting and glazing.

Credits

director

David Muir

producer

Malcolm Otton

production company

Film Australia

Language

English

Duration

00:09:02:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

31773

Subject categories

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Australia

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Study and teaching

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Themes, motives

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art appreciation

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art criticism

Crafts & Visual Arts → Artists - Australia

Crafts & Visual Arts → Drysdale, Russell, Sir, 1912-1981

Crafts & Visual Arts → Painters - Australia

Crafts & Visual Arts → Painting - Technique

Crafts & Visual Arts → Painting, Australian

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Art - Study and teaching

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

People → Drysdale, Russell, Sir, 1912-1981

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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