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An image of Golden breach by Ron Robertson-Swann

Ron Robertson-Swann

(Australia 20 Feb 1941 – )

Title
Golden breach
Year
1965
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on canvas
Dimensions

259.2 x 111.1 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1983
Accession number
234.1983
Copyright
© Ron Robertson-Swann
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Christopher Allen, The Weekend Australian, 'Hard work: A new show reminds us of the limitations of colour-field abstraction', pg. 12-13, Canberra, 17 Oct 2009-18 Oct 2009, 13. Focus room ‘Tackling the field’ exhibition review.

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Dead Sun, Sydney, 1997.

Elwyn Lynn, Royston Harpur and Patrick McCaughey, The field, Melbourne, 1968, 62 (illus.). cat.no. 57

Natalie Wilson, Tackling THE FIELD, 'Tackling The Field', pg. 1-29, Sydney, 2009, 8, 9, 21 (colour illus.), 22.

Exhibition history (7)

Exhibition of work by 3 new sculptors (Ron Robertson-Swann, Wendy Taylor & Yardeni), Kasmin Gallery, London, 04 Feb 1966–Mar 1966

The field:

Ron Robertson-Swann survey (1975), Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 03 Apr 1975–27 Apr 1975

Dead Sun, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Oct 1997–09 Nov 1997

Hard Edge, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1999–24 Oct 1999

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

Australian Collection Focus: Tackling THE FIELD, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Sep 2009–29 Nov 2009