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Title

Palestrina's Mass at St. Eustache, from the series To do with the blue


Artist

Stanislaus Rapotec

Italy, Australia

04 Oct 1911 - 18 Nov 1997


Details


Other Title

High mass at St Marks


Date

1967


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

167.5 x 137.0 cm board


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, blue synthetic polymer paint "67 Rapotec".


Credit

Bequest of Patrick White 1991


Location

Not on display


Accession number

100.1991.94


Artist information

Stanislaus Rapotec

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


  • Rapotec (1967), David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 31 May 1967–17 Jun 1967


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Rapotec, Sydney, 1967. cat.no. 22; titled: 'Palestrina's Mass at St. Eustache', PVA on hardboard, 66 in x 54 in

Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 65.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: I', pg. 44-53, Carlton, 2002, 48, 149.

William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 93 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's living room after White's death with 'Palestrina's Mass at St. Eustache' hanging on wall.