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Collection

Matthew Gilbert

(Australia circa 1920 – )

Language group
Yawuru, Kimberley region
Title
Head
Place of origin
La GrangeWestern AustraliaAustralia
Year
circa 1985
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
natural pigments on carved sandstone
Dimensions

37.0 x 11.5 x 11.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Dr Ronald and Alison Fine 1994
Accession number
451.1994
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Deborah Edwards, Presence & absence: portrait sculpture in Australia, Canberra, 2003, 74-75, 79. cat.no. 25

Deborah Edwards, Look, 'Portrait sculpture: simultaneosly the most artificial and the most "real"', pg. 29-31, Newtown, Sep 2003, 31.

Exhibition history (4)

Gamarada, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1996–16 Feb 1997

A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999

The possibilities of Portraiture, National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 04 Mar 1999–20 Jun 1999

Presence and absence: portrait sculpture in Australia, National Portrait Gallery [Old Parliament House], Canberra, 22 Aug 2003–16 Nov 2003