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Title

Looking through a piece of glass

1967-1968


Artist

Ian Burn

Australia, United States of America

29 Dec 1939 - 29 Sep 1993


Details


Date

1967-1968


Media category

Mixed media painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on wood, glass, lettering


Dimensions

31.0 x 82.0 x 16.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated u.r. verso frame, brown marker "IAN BURN... 1967-8...". Signed l.r. verso frame, red marker "Ian Burn".


Credit

Rudy Komon Memorial Fund 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1318.1990


Artist information

Ian Burn

Works in the collection

10


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Anthony Bond, Look, 'Landscape not always what it might seem', pg.18-20, Sydney, Nov 2008, 18.

Burn, Now See Hear! Art, language and translation, 'Looking through a piece of glass: Some early conceptual concerns', pg. 204, Wellington, 1990, 204 (illus.).

John Lyons (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 24 Jul 1993, 46 (illus.).

Adrian Piper, Conceptual art: theory, myth and practice, 'Ian Burn's conceptualism', pg. 342-358, Cambridge, 2004, 348 (illus.), 354, 356. figure no. 66

Mel Ramsden and Michiel Dolk, Ian Burn: Minimal-Conceptual Work 1965-1970, Perth, 1992, 47. cat.no. 30