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An image of South seas icon: Horn of the Earth by Shay Docking

Shay Docking

(Australia 29 Nov 1928 – 19 Nov 1998)

Title
South seas icon: Horn of the Earth
Year
1972-1973
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil, tempera, synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
Dimensions

165.0 x 214.0

Credit
Purchased 1975
Accession number
1.1975
Copyright
© Shay Docking Estate
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 192 (colour illus.).

Rhonda Davis and Leonard Janiszewski (Curators), Songs of earth and sea: Shay Docking 1955-1996, Sydney, 2011, 73.

Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian Painting, 1970/1975, 'Introduction', pg. 7-11, Unknown, 1976, (colour illus.). plate no. 113

Exhibition history (1)

Song of earth and sea: Shay Docking 1955 - 1996, Macquarie University Art Gallery, Sydney, 26 Aug 2011–14 Oct 2011