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An image of Burning bright (Big top) by Colin Lanceley

Colin Lanceley

(New Zealand, Australia 06 Jan 1938 – 30 Jan 2015)

Burning bright (Big top)
Media category
Materials used
oil, wood and canvas

194.8 x 283.2 x 21.5 cm stretcher overall:

0 - Whole; 194.8 cm; Depth of work from back of support to front protruding objects.

0 - Whole; 283.2 cm; Depth of protruding objects from front surface of work.

0 - Whole; 21.5 cm

0 - Whole; 15 cm

Purchased with funds provided by the D G Wilson Bequest Fund and the Patrick White Bequest Fund 2006
Accession number
© Colin Lanceley
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 2006, 'Year in review: Australian art', pg. 20-22, Sydney, 2006, 20.

Sasha Grishin, Australian art: a history, 'John Olsen and the anxious image', pg. 386-397, Carlton, 2013, 396 (colour illus.), 397, 551, 563. plate no. 37.9

Barry Pearce, Look, 'A quiet love affair: private passion over 33 years gives birth to a book', pg. 26-29, Newtown, Sep 2014, 27 (colour illus.).

Judith White., Colin Lanceley: Recent paintings and drawings, 'Colin Lanceley', Paddington, 2005, (colour illus.). 1

Exhibition history (1)

Colin Lanceley: Recent constructed paintings and drawings, Australian Galleries, Sydney, Paddington, 09 Aug 2005–27 Aug 2005