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Matthew Gilbert

(Australia circa 1920 – )

Language group
Yawuru, Kimberley region
Place of origin
La GrangeWestern AustraliaAustralia
circa 1988
Media category
Materials used
natural pigments on carved sandstone

45.5 x 19.0 x 11.5 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Gordon and Rosalind Davies 1994
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

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, 72 (colour illus.), 74-75, 79. 25

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

Exhibition history (3)

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

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

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