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Collection

Guy Grey-Smith

(Australia 1916 – 1981)

Title
Break-away country
Other titles:
Breakaway country
Year
1974
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas on hardboard
Dimensions

91.5 x 121.6 cm board; 102.7 x 133.5 x 4.3 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "G. Grey Smith/ 74". Signed c.r. verso on hardboard, black fibre-tipped pen "GUY GREY-SMITH/ …".
Credit
Bequest of Mollie and Jim Gowing 2011
Accession number
19.2011
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, (colour illus.). titled 'Breakaway country'; plate no. 136

Kym Bonython and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian Painting, 1970/1975, Unknown, 1976, 83 (colour illus.). titled 'Breakaway country'; plate no. 16

Andrew Gaynor, Guy Grey-Smith: life force, ‘Appendix: list of works from solo shows 1949-81’, pg. 253-268, Perth, 2012, 263.

Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Guy Grey-Smith, Sydney, 1974. cat.no. 1; priced $1,700; not paginated

Exhibition history (1)

Guy Grey-Smith (1974), Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Woollahra, 14 Sep 1974–09 Oct 1974