Painting, Melbourne Cricket Ground & surrounds - 1956 Olympic Games

Object Type
Artwork/Painting
Framed
Date Used
1956
See full details

Object Detail


Brief Description
Framed gouache painting that features an aerial view of a sports precinct, the Melbourne Cricket Ground in the foreground with Olympic Park in the background. This image shows the 1956 Olympic Games in progress. On the lower left side of the image there is a label that reads, "OLYMPIC STADIUM and PARK, MELBOURNE". Below the image there is a footer that reads, "Presented to / THE AUSTRALIAN OLYMPIC FEDERATION / by Colgate-Palmolive Pty. Ltd. / XVI OLYMPIC GAMES, MELBOURNE, 1956".
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 420 W: 480 D: 30mm (H: 16 9/16 W: 18 7/8 D: 1 3/16")
Media/Materials
Date Used
1956
Location
In storage
Registration No
M14120

Object Type


Colours


Share

Comments


Be the first to comment.