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An image of Litany by John Coburn

John Coburn

(Australia 23 Sep 1925 – 07 Nov 2006)

Title
Litany
Place of origin
Rose BaySydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1958
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

91.5 x 61.0 cm board; 98.8 x 68.4 x 3.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "Coburn 58". Signed u.l. corner verso on frame, black ink "JOHN COBURN/ ...".
Credit
Purchased 1958
Accession number
9810
Copyright
© AGNSW
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 7. cat.no. 8

Graham Hughes, The place of prayer: leading the prayers of worship, North Parramatta, 1998, cover (colour illus.).

Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, Roseville, 2003, 45 (colour illus.), 213. plate no. 23

Laurie Thomas., Sun, 'Fine sense of colour', Sydney, 08 Oct 1958. Review of Macquarie Galleries exhibition

Exhibition history (5)

John Coburn: paintings, Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 08 Oct 1958–20 Oct 1958

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Feb 1959–08 Mar 1959

Religious art: from the permanent collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 1961–20 Aug 1961

Religious art in our time (1962), St. Peter's Parish Hall, Melbourne, 14 Oct 1962–21 Oct 1962

John Coburn: five decades, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 17 Feb 2004–21 Mar 2004