ARTS (Painting & Sculpt)

Sir Sidney Nolan
Australia Crest

One of the country's most acclaimed artists born in Victoria on 22nd April, 1917.

Nolan is noted for his paintings of Ned Kelly. He also did a series of paintings on the famous explorers Burke and Wills and another on Eliza Fraser.

In 1970 his Paradise Garden series of some 1,320 paintings was exhibited at the National Gallery of Victoria.

Nolan was knighted in 1981 and died in 1992.

Nolan - Central Australian Landscape
Nolan - Central Australian Landscape

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