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Title

(Free standing ultramarine) Palm trees


Artist

Brett Whiteley

Australia, England

07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992


Details


Date

1974


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

painted fibreglass


Dimensions

274.0 x 71.0 x 40.5 cm


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1975


Accession number

49.1975


Artist information

Brett Whiteley

Works in the collection

84


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 156.

Lou Klepac, Affinities: Brett Whiteley & Lloyd Rees, 'Introduction', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 2001, 8.

The Brett Whiteley Studio (Editor), Big blue: the painted harbour (list of works), Sydney, 1997.

Daniel Thomas, Australia, 'Elizabethan post-colonial 1950-2013', pg. 226-288, London, 2013, 232 (colour illus.). fig.no. 42; sculpture is displayed in front of 'Big orange (sunset)'