They gave him vinegar mixed with gall
23 Sep 1925 - 07 Nov 2006
oil on hardboard
151.7 x 76.2 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, "Coburn/ 58".
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Referenced in 4 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 7. cat.no. 7
Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, 'Establishing a reputation', pg. 44-56, Sydney, 2003, 44.
Alison Small, Art and Artists of Australia, Melbourne, 1981, colour illus..
Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily Mirror, Sydney, 27 Feb 1958. Review of the Blake Prize exhibition