(Free standing ultramarine) Palm trees
07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992
274.0 x 71.0 x 40.5 cm
Gift of Patrick White 1975
© Wendy Whiteley
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Big Blue - the painted harbour (1997), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Jun 1997–29 Mar 1998
Affinities: Brett Whiteley & Lloyd Rees (2001), The Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills, 10 Feb 2001–08 Jul 2001
Seasons, The Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills, 26 Aug 2006–26 Nov 2006
Iconic Whiteley (2009-2010), The Brett Whiteley Studio, Surry Hills, 12 Sep 2009–Aug 2010
Referenced in 4 publications
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)'