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An image of The beautiful one is here by Mike Brown

Mike Brown

(Australia 08 May 1938 – 09 Apr 1997)

The beautiful one is here
Media category
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint, collage on hardboard

121.5 x 121.5

Purchased 1975
Accession number
© Mike Brown Estate
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Deborah Edwards, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Mosaic and figure', pg. 213-214, Sydney, 2000, 232 (colour illus.), 300.

Richard Haese, Permanent revolution: Mike Brown and the Australian avant-garde 1953-1997, 'Change and dissent: anti-modernism and post-object art (1969-74)', pg. 156-185, Melbourne, 2011, 170 (colour illus.), 290.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'Patrick White's choice', pg. 114-119, Carlton, 2002, 115.

Ursula Prunster, Seeing is believing: the art in photography, '50s 60s & Pop', Sydney, 1985. 6; not paginated

Patrick White, Patrick White's Choice, Sydney, Dec 1981. 15

Exhibition history (3)

Patrick White's Choice, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Dec 1981–31 Jan 1982

Seeing is believing - the art in photography, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1985–19 Jan 1986

Mike Brown: Power to the People, National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne, 07 Apr 1995–15 May 1995

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