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Title

Head


Artist

Matthew Gilbert

Australia

circa 1920 -

Language group

Yawuru, Kimberley region


Details


Place where the work was made

La Grange Western Australia Australia


Date

circa 1985


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

natural pigments on carved sandstone


Dimensions

33.1 x 17.5 x 13.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Dr Ronald and Alison Fine 1994


Location

Not on display


Accession number

453.1994


Artist information

Matthew Gilbert

Works in the collection

10


Place

Where the work was made
La Grange

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Edmund Capon, Steven Miller, Tony Tuckson, James Scougall, Mollie Gowing, Harry Messel, Craig Brush, Ronald Fine, Alison Fine, Gordon Davies, Rosalind Davies, Christopher Hodges, Helen Eager, Rosemary Gow, Sandra Phillips, Daphne Wallace and Ken Watson, Gamarada, Sydney, 1996, 68, 69 (colour illus.).

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, Sydney, Sep 2003, 31.