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An image of Magnificat III by Stanislaus Rapotec

Stanislaus Rapotec

(Italy, Australia 04 Oct 1911 – 18 Nov 1997)

Magnificat III
Media category
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard

219.8 x 137.5 cm board

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black synthetic polymer paint "Rapotec/ 83". Signed upper c. verso, black fibre-tipped pen ".../ S.I.RAPOTEC". Signed lower c. verso, black fibre-tipped pen "RAPOTEC". Signed u.r. verso on strainer, black fibre-tipped pen "S.I.RAPOTEC".
Gift of the artist 1983
Accession number
© Stanislaus Rapotec Estate
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 41 (illus.). 41

Lou Klepac, The Australian Slovenian Review, 'Artist with a vast impact Stanislav Rapotec', pg. 14-15, Kings Langley, Autumn 1998, 14 (illus), 15.

Rudi Krausmann', Aspect: Survey of Ethnic Visual Arts in Australia, 'Stanislaus Rapotec interviewed, pg. 6-10, Mona Vale, Autumn 1984, 9 (illus.).

Ewen McDonald, The Art Gallery of New South Wales collections, 'From Colonialism to late Modernism', pg. 7-106, Sydney, 1994, 78, 79 (colour illus.).

Barry Pearce, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Landscape and gesture', pg. 239-240, Sydney, 2000, 260 (colour illus.), 302.

Barry Pearce, Meanjin, 'Australian', pg. 13-35, Melbourne, Summer 1951, 32.

Penny Russell, Memories and Dreams: Reflections on 20th Century Australia, Drummoyne, 1997, front cover (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Stanislaus Rapotec (1983), Holdsworth Galleries, Australia, 19 Mar 1983–06 Apr 1983

Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Australia, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986

Australian abstraction 1965-1985: from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Dec 2006–25 Jan 2007