Early figurative work

 

There are many Murch figurative works in Australian state and national galleries. See them in Collections.

The works below are from small public and private collections. Thank you to everyone who has supplied images and information.

1920’s – 1940

Reclining model c1924 oil on canvas, student work while at National Art School

Standing model c1924 oil on canvas student work while at National Art School Murch estate

Two women and two children 1930’s oil on board 49 x 41 cm

Nativity scene 1930’s pencil and watercolour on paper 27 x 32 cm Murch estate

Bathing nude 1939 oil on canvas on board, 47 x 41 cms Oil on canvas

The wave 1944 oil on board 25.5 x 34 cm

The Flea

The flea 1944 oil on board 36 x 30 cm