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Title

Plastic macs

circa 1965


Artist

Desmond Digby

New Zealand, Australia

1933 - 15 Apr 2015


Details


Other Title

Three umbrellas


Date

circa 1965


Media category

Painting


Materials used

acrylic 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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

100.1991.51


Artist information

Desmond Digby

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


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.