BASEK - BERNARD HESLING SCHOOL - VITREOUS ENAMELED DISH WITH ABSTRACTUAL, FREEFORM MODERNIST DESIGN OFF WHITE, GREY AND MIDNIGHT BLUE, BLACK HUES IMMACULATE CONDITION CIRCA 1960 200 MMS DIAMETER, 35 MMS HIGH PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR MORE DETAILS AND PLEASE SEE MY OTHER AUCTIONS FOR A SIGNED BERNARD HESLING PIECE Bernard Hesling OAM(1905 1987)Hesling was a painter, cartoonist and author. He migrated from England to Australia in 1928.Although he had no formal training he started painting after meeting Leger, Vlaminck, Marie Laurencin and other leading French painters while working in Paris as house painter and marbler. In 1929 he held an exhibition of his abstracts paintings in Sydney. Heslings cartoons and writings appeared in numerous publications including The New Yorker, Manchester Guardian, Listener, Sydney Morning Herald, Smiths Weekly, Meanjin, Quadrant andNation. He painted a number of murals and pioneered the use of vitreous enamels in Australia.
He held exhibitions in Melbourne, Sydney and Adelaide and published a number of books including Around the World on an Old Age pension, in 1974. References: Bernard Hesling OAM(1905 1987)Hesling was a painter, cartoonist and author. BASEK BERNARD HESLING SCHOOL ENAMELED COPPER DISH ABSTRACT EAMES ERA" is in sale since Monday, July 8, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "air_love_72" and is located in South Yarra, VIC.
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