Colin Colahan: A Portrait

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Melbourne University Publish, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 186 pages
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Colin Colahan was an Australian painter of outstanding ability. This book examines his disappearance from the public gaze - due, in part, to the still unsolved murder of his girlfriend, Mollie Dean, in 1930 and paints an intimate portrait of an important artist.

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Interesting biography of one of the Meldrum school of painting in Australia. Colahan was initially successful in Australia, but emigrated to Europe where he became a prominent portrait painter and ... Read full review


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