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An image of Untitled group (Coogee; Hobart, Tasmania; Princes Highway between Ballina and Grafton; Dunedin, New Zealand; Hume Highway between Gundagai and Yass; Coogee Beach; Invention, Princes Highway near Mullumbimby) by Chris O'Doherty

Chris O'Doherty

(Australia 1951 – )

Title
Untitled group (Coogee; Hobart, Tasmania; Princes Highway between Ballina and Grafton; Dunedin, New Zealand; Hume Highway between Gundagai and Yass; Coogee Beach; Invention, Princes Highway near Mullumbimby)
Year
(1982)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
synthetic polymer paint on hardboard mounted on cardboard
Dimensions

40.3 x 50.7 cm mount; 45.3 x 58.1 x 4.5 cm frame:

a - Princes Highway between Ballina and Grafton, N.S.W; 6.2 x 9.2 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

b - Hobart, Tasmania; 4.8 x 4.4 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

c - Coogee, Sydney; 6.5 x 7.8 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

d - Dunedin, New Zealand; 8.6 x 10.9 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

e - Hume Highway between Gundagai & Yass, NSW; 6 x 8 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

f - Coogee Beach, Sydney; 6.5 x 8.7 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

g - Invention; 5.4 x 7.4 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

h - Princes Highway near Mullumbimby, NSW; 7 x 7.3 cm; NOTE: Sight dimensions.

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Patrick White 1986
Accession number
261.1986.a-h
Copyright
© Chris O'Doherty a.k.a. Reg Mombassa
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Lee-Anne Hall and Shirley Daborn (Curators), Holiday + memory, Emu Plains, 2013, 45. cat.no. 105, titled 'Untitled', dated '(no date)'

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, 146.

Exhibition history (5)

Mental As Anything, Watters Gallery, East Sydney, 17 Mar 1982–03 Apr 1982

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

Leaping boundaries: a century of New Zealand artists in Australia, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 09 Jun 2001–17 Jul 2001

The art of Chris O'Doherty:

Holiday + memory: 20th century Australia at play, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 16 Nov 2013–23 Feb 2014