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An image of Two young persons in a modern interior by Chris O'Doherty

Chris O'Doherty

(Australia 1951 – )

Title
Two young persons in a modern interior
Year
1974
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
Dimensions

71.0 x 55.5 cm board; 81.8 x 66.9 x 4.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, yellow synthetic polymer paint "C. O'Doherty 74". Signed c.r. verso on canvas, black fibre-tipped pen "C. O'Doherty".
Credit
Gift of Patrick White 1986
Accession number
259.1986
Copyright
© Chris O'Doherty a.k.a. Reg Mombassa
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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

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, 91, 144.

Jane Watters, The art of Chris O'Doherty aka Reg Mombassa, 'The art of Chris O'Doherty aka Reg Mombassa', 5-9., Sydney, 2007, 60 (colour illus.). NOTE: A black and white photograph of Chris and his brother Peter appears on page 7. The photograph has the same composition as this painting.

Exhibition history (1)

The art of Chris O'Doherty: