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An image of Painting 1988 - The falsification of history or the bourgeois artist painting the hulk of the sinking ship by Stieg Persson

Stieg Persson

(Australia 1959 – )

Title
Painting 1988 - The falsification of history or the bourgeois artist painting the hulk of the sinking ship
Year
1984
Media category
Painting
Materials used
diptych: oil, blackboard paint on primed canvas reversed, gold leaf, wood
Dimensions

161.5 x 302.5 x 6.0 cm overall:

a - large panel - left; 161.5 x 161.7 x 4 cm; stretcher

b - small panel - right; 143.2 x 140.7 x 6 cm; overall

Signature & date
Signed and dated u.r. verso panel [a and b], black marker "STIEG PERSSON/... 1984".
Credit
Purchased 1986
Accession number
25.1986.a-b
Copyright
© Stieg Persson
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Anthony Bond (Editor), Australian Perspecta '85, Sydney, 1985. cat. no. 14

Patricia Easteal (Editor), Balancing the Scales - Rape, law reform & Australian culture, Annandale, 1998, cover (colour illus.). The image appears in detail.