Hans and Nora Heysen

Two Generations of Australian Art



ISBN: 9781925432602 Category:

Angela Hesson


Hans and Nora Heysen: Two Generations of Australian Art brings together the work of Hans Heysen and Nora Heysen, father-and-daughter artists whose work spanned more than a century. While Hans devoted his mature practice predominantly to the
portrayal of the Australian landscape, Nora became renowned as a portraitist and painter of still life.
This publication looks at the practices of both artists through striking and diverse images, and written contributions from a range of experts. Viewed together, the works of Hans and Nora Heysen offer profound insight into a loving and artistically generative relationship, and into the wider concerns of twentieth-century Australian art and society.

Additional information

Weight 1347 g
Dimensions 25.7 x 29.6 cm
Publisher name Council of Trustees of the National Gallery of Victoria
Publication date 18 March 2019
Number of pages 176
Format Hardback
Dimensions 25.7 x 29.6 cm
Weight 1347 g


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