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Collection

Unknown

(Australia  – )

Title
Sydney Harbour Bridge
Place of origin
La PerouseSydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
circa 1939
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
assorted shells, blue velvet, cardboard
Dimensions

10.0 x 17.0 x 4.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Alan Lloyd 1995
Accession number
21.1995
Location
Yiribana Gallery
Bibliography (7)

Edmund Capon, Steven Miller, Tony Tuckson, James Scougall, Mollie Gowing, Harry Messel, Craig Brush, Ronald Fine, Alison Fine, Gordon Davies, Rosalind Davies, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Rosemary Gow, Sandra Phillips, Daphne Wallace and Ken Watson, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 4 (colour illus.).

Grace Cochrane, One sun one moon: Aboriginal art in Australia, 'Cross-over: Two-way influences in contemporary Indigenous design', pg. 261-269, Sydney, 2007, 260 (colour illus.).

Bruce James, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian Collection: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art', pg. 208-241, Sydney, 1999, 210 (colour illus.).

Jonathan Jones, La Per: An Aboriginal seaside story, 'Back into the Shadows', pg. 5-8, Sydney, 2010, 1 (colour illus.).

Margo Neale, Yiribana: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander collection, Sydney, 1994, 8, 9 (colour illus.), 136, 139.

Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999, 1.

Geoff Scott (Director), New South Wales Department of Aboriginal Affairs, Sydney, 1998, cover (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (6)

Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997

A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999

One sun, one moon, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 03 Jul 2007–02 Dec 2007

Country Culture Community (2008-09), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Nov 2008–19 Apr 2009

Australian Collection Focus: 'La Per: an Aboriginal seaside story' (2010), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 Jul 2010–10 Oct 2010

Our spirits lie in the water, 15 Nov 2014–01 Nov 2015