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An image of Flag for an Australian backyard no. 2 (Flag of my disposition no. 13) by Ken Whisson

Ken Whisson

(Australia 1927 – )

Title
Flag for an Australian backyard no. 2 (Flag of my disposition no. 13)
Year
(circa 1980)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

99.5 x 119.5 cm stretcher; 101.0 x 122.4 x 4.8 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Patrick White 1981
Accession number
255.1981
Copyright
© Ken Whisson
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Glenn Barkley and Lesley Harding (Curators), Ken Whisson: as if, Bulleen, 2012, 155 (colour illus.). cat.no. 109

Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 69.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: 2', pg. 84-93, Carlton, 2002, 89, 155.

Alan Sisley, Central Western Daily, 'An expanded view something to see', n.pag., Orange, 2011, n.pag.. Article relates to the exhibition 'An expanded vision: Mary Turner collection' held at Orange Regional Gallery in 2011.

Exhibition history (3)

Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994

An expanded vision: Mary Turner collection, Orange Regional Gallery, Australia, 27 Aug 2011–30 Oct 2011

Ken Whisson: as if: