Evening in Toorak Road

Evening in Toorak Road

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


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.


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