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Title

The big plunge

1957


Artist

Robert Dickerson

Australia

28 Mar 1924 - Changes by Thomas to show death date, while we are waiting for a Vernon export


Details


Date

1957


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

182.8 x 121.9 cm board; 200.8 x 141.0 x 3.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 180 x 121 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION


Signature & date

Signed l.l., pencil "Dickerson". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9358


Artist information

Robert Dickerson

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Jennifer Dickerson, Robert Dickerson, Against The Tide, Sydney, 1994, 46, 57.

Leanne Santoro, Look, 'Vale Robert Dickerson', pg. 8, Sydney, Dec 2015-Jan 2016, 8 (colour illus.).

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, Sydney, Mar 2004, 6 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 17 Jul 1957.

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat.no. 110

Author Unknown, Young Australian Painters, Sydney, 1965, n.pag.. cat.no. 20

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily Mirror, Sydney, 25 Jul 1957.