Stones staring at the ground (anywhere)
07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992
stones, dirt, pigment on hardboard
30.0 x 22.5 cm board; 76.8 x 61.0 x 2.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed with monogram lower c.l. on mount, black ink stamp "BW" [circled]. Not dated.
Bequest of Patrick White 1991
Not on display
© Wendy Whiteley
Shown in 1 exhibition
Brett Whiteley (1980), David Reid's Gallery, Paddington, 26 Apr 1980–17 May 1980
Referenced in 3 publications
David Reid's Gallery and Robin Gibson Gallery, Brett Whiteley 1980, Sydney, 1980. cat.no. 12; titled 'Stones staring at the ground (anywhere)'
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 156.
William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 8, 26, 28, 93 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's living room after White's death with 'Stones staring at the ground (anywhere)' hanging on wall.