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Desmond Digby

(New Zealand, Australia 1933 – )

Title
Plastic macs
Other titles:
Three umbrellas
Year
circa 1965
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

35.5 x 43.5 cm board; 37.5 x 45.7 x 1.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r.corner., orange oil "Desmond Digby". Not dated.
Credit
Bequest of Patrick White 1991
Accession number
100.1991.51
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 133.

William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 71 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's bedroom after White's death with 'Plastic macs' hanging on wall.

Exhibition history (1)

Desmond Digby: Exhibition of paintings (1965), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 04 Aug 1965–16 Aug 1965