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Title

Untitled


Artist

Angus Nivison

Australia

1953 -


About

There are relatively few images of bushfire in Australian art - the best known are Strutt's 'Black Thursday' (1864) and Fred Williams' bushfire drawings and gouaches. Angus Nivison's painting and this related work on paper are powerful and memorable contemporary equivalents.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2007


Details


Date

(2006)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

charcoal, pastel on paper


Dimensions

18.9 x 20.8 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the artist 2007


Location

Not on display


Accession number

255.2007


Artist information

Angus Nivison

Works in the collection

4