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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 – )

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

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

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Patrick White 1981
Accession number
© Ken Whisson
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Glenn Barkley and Lesley Harding (Curators), Ken Whisson: as if, Bulleen, 2012, 155 (colour illus.). 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.

Ann Proudfoot, An expanded view: the Mary Turner Collection at Orange Regional Gallery, 'An expanded view', pg. 5-23, Orange, 2011, 14 (colour illus.), 23, 123.

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: