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Title

Canto no IV

(1966)


Artist

Sydney Ball

Australia

29 Oct 1933 -


About

Syd Ball was born in Adelaide, and has exhibited his work in Australia and internationally for almost 50 years and in Sydney since his first solo exhibition at Watters Gallery in 1966. He was Senior Lecturer in Art at the City Art Institute (now COFA) from 1974-88, and currently lives at works at Glenorie on Sydney’s outskirts.

Ball studied printmaking in Adelaide and America, and it has been a recurring feature of his work, influencing and being influenced in turn by his painting.


Details


Place where the work was made

Adelaide South Australia Australia


Date

(1966)


Media category

Print


Materials used

colour screenprint on ivory laid paper


Edition

artist's proof


Dimensions

38.0 x 42.3 cm image; 51.6 x 63.7 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "... SYDNEY BALL".


Credit

Gift of the artist 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

196.2010


Artist information

Sydney Ball

Works in the collection

33


Place

Where the work was made
Adelaide

Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Janine Burke., Sydney Ball survey 1965-1975, 'The paintings of Sydney Ball', Newcastle, 1975. General reference.

Anne Loxley, Sydney Ball: the colour paintings 1963-2007, 'Sydney interview, pg. 13-15, Penrith, 2008. General reference.

Victoria Lynn, Sydney Ball - Prints: Cantos + Stains, Sydney, 2008. General reference.

Victoria Lynn, Sydney Ball: a jubilant light, 'Introduction', pg. 4-6, Wollongong, 1989. General reference.