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Title

Sunshine Superman

1967


Artist

Martin Sharp

Australia

21 Jan 1942 - 01 Dec 2013


Details


Other Titles

Sunshine superman

Donovan - Sunshine Superman


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

1967


Media category

Print


Materials used

screenprint, printed in black and blue ink from two stencils, on silver foil laminated paper


Dimensions

74.1 x 49.6 cm sheet


Credit

Gift of Lucy Swanton 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

70.1978


Artist information

Martin Sharp

Works in the collection

35


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Roger Arthur Butler, Poster art in Australia: the streets as art galleries - walls sometimes speak, Canberra, 1993, 61 (colour illus.). not AGNSW impression; dated 1968

Michael Desmond and Christine Dixon, 1968, 'Happiness is a new idea', pg. 29-34, Canberra, 1995, 31, 94. not AGNSW impression; titled 'Sunshine superman'

Mike Evans, The art of British rock: 50 years of rock posters, flyers and handbills, 'Draw the dream', pg. 46-73, London, 2010, 67 (colour illus.). not AGNSW impression

Norman Hathaway, Electrical banana: masters of psychedelic art, 'Martin Sharp', pg. 36-61, Bologna, 2011, 60 (colour illus.). not AGNSW impression

Michael Organ., http://sixtiessharp.blogspot.com.au/, 'Sunshine Superman', Bulli, 29 Dec 2013, n.pag. (colour illus.). viewed 31.01.2014, http://sharpsunshinesuperman.blogspot.com.au/2013/12/martin-sharps-sunshine-superman-1967.html

Michael Organ, http://sixtiessharp.blogspot.com.au/, 'Sixties Shar, p -, Bulli, 29 Jun 2013, n.pag. (colour illus.). viewed 21.01.2014, http://sixtiessharp.blogspot.com.au/

Ted Owen, High art: a history of the psychedelic poster, 'Martin Sharp', pg. 139-141, London, 1999, 126, 140 (colour illus.), 143. not AGNSW impression

Martin Sharp, Survey 14: Martin Sharp, Melbourne, 1981, n.pag.. not AGNSW impression; cat.no. 54; titled 'Donovan - Sunshine Superman'; dated 1968

Natalie Wilson., Notes from the river caves: Peter Kingston and Martin Sharp, 'Notes from the River Caves: Peter Kingston and Martin Sharp', Sydney, 2006. Website catalogue for the 'Notes from the River Caves: Peter Kingston and Martin Sharp' exhibition held at the AGNSW in 2006.