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Title

Summer field painting no. 2

1962


Artist

Brett Whiteley

Australia, England

07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992


Details


Date

1962


Media category

Painting


Materials used

tempera, collage, oil and string on hardboard


Dimensions

75.5 x 74.5 cm board; 76.8 x 75.8 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed reverse c., charcoal "Brett Whiteley" and "B W". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Beryl Whiteley 1996


Location

Not on display


Accession number

303.1996


Artist information

Brett Whiteley

Works in the collection

84


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Christine France, New Directions 1952-1962, 'New directions 1952-1962', pg. 7-19, Sydney, 1991, 45. cat.no. 91; private collection, Sydney

Barry Pearce, Genesis of a Painter: The early abstractions of Brett Whiteley, 'Genesis of a painter: The early abstractions of Brett Whiteley', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1998, 4. cat.no. 18

Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: A sensual lilne 1957-67, Victoria, 2010, 258, 259 (colour illus.). cat.no. HH14