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An image of Block and breathing hole - 117 days in Japan by Rosslynd Piggott

Rosslynd Piggott

(Australia 06 Jul 1958 – )

Title
Block and breathing hole - 117 days in Japan
Year
1997-1998
Media category
Mixed media
Materials used
glass, cotton and Japanese shikishi boards
Dimensions

140.0 x 48.5 x 51.0 cm overall:

a - glass box housing cards; 27 x 26.4 x 22 cm; each card

b - Japanese cards; 27 x 24.2 cm

c - glass pedestal; 110 x 48.5 x 51 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased with funds provided by the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales Contempo Group 1999
Accession number
63.1999.a-c
Copyright
© Rosslynd Piggott
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 1999, 'Collections: International Modern and Contemporary Art', pg. 21, Sydney, 1999, 21.

Rachel Kent, The Infinite Space: Women, Minimalism and the Sculptural Object, 'Minimalism: past and present", pg. 4-10, Melbourne, 1998, 7 (illus.), 8, 27, 28 (colour illus.), 32.

The Museum of Modern Art, Saitama (Editor), Swallowing night: Rosslynd Piggott, Japan, 1997, 7, 13 (colour illus.), 15. cat.no. 8

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Look, 'Past/Present/Future: the importance of collecting contemporary work and Contempo's contribution', pg.14-15, Newtown, Apr 2003, 15.

Judith White (Editor), Look, 'Society Acquisitions: A year of gifts to the Gallery', pg. 16, South Yarra, Dec 1999-Jan 2000, 16.

Judith White (Editor), Look, 'Lookout: Presentation evening', pg. 7, South Yarra, Nov 1999, 7.

Exhibition history (3)

Swallowing Night: Rosslynd Piggott, The Kitamoto Cultural Centre Gallery, 06 Dec 1997–14 Dec 1997

Swallowing Night 2, Sutton Gallery, Fitzroy, 08 Aug 1998–02 Sep 1998

The Infinite Space: Women, Minimalism and the Sculptural Object, The Ian Potter Museum of Art, Parkville, 28 Sep 1998–06 Dec 1998