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An image of Nine facts or the truth of dreams by Chris Fortescue

Chris Fortescue

(Australia 1953 – )

Title
Nine facts or the truth of dreams
Year
1985
Media category
Photograph
Materials used
nine Polaroid photographs
Dimensions

nine photographs: 61.5 x 51.5 cm each frame:

a - (red chair back); 49.5 x 59.5 cm; sight

b - (red chair back left/ table top centre/ yellow cha; 49.5 x 59.5 cm; sight

c - (yellow chair back); 49 x 59.4 cm; sight

d - (red chair seat); 49.3 x 59.5 cm; sight

e - (red chair back left/ table leg centre/ yellow cha; 49.4 x 59.4 cm; sight

f - (yellow chair seat); 49.5 x 59.5 cm; sight

g - (red chair leg and foot rung); 49.3 x 59.5 cm; sight

h - (red chair legs left/ table leg centre/ yellow cha; 49.5 x 59.5 cm; sight

i - (yellow chair leg and foot rung); 49.5 x 59.4 cm; sight

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Polaroid Australia Pty Ltd 1988
Accession number
269.1988.a-i
Copyright
© Chris Fortescue
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Great gifts, great patrons: an exhibition celebrating private patronage of the Gallery, Sydney, 1994. no catalogue numbers

Martyn Jolly, In Full View, Sydney, 1986, 11 (colour illus.), 34, cover (detail colour illus.).

Exhibition history (4)

In Full View, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 16 Jul 1986–30 Aug 1986

Works from the Photography Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Feb 1989–15 May 1989

Contemporary Colour Photographs from the Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 1991–22 Sep 1991

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