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Title

Deposition (Triptych)

1958-1959


Artist

Karl Weschke

Germany, England

07 Jun 1925 - 20 Feb 2005


Details


Date

1958-1959


Media category

Painting


Materials used

triptych: oil on Swedish wallboard


Dimensions

3 panels: each 183.0 x 122.0 cm board; 185.0 x 124.0 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. left panel, black oil and l.r. centre panel, pencil "Weschke 1958". Signed and dated l.l. right panel, pencil "Weschke 1959". Signed u.c. verso of each panel, black oil "Karl Weschke". Dated l.l. verso centre and right panel, black oil "1958-1959..." and l.l. verso left panel, black oil "1958/1959...".


Credit

Purcahsed 1959


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OB6.1959.a-c


Artist information

Karl Weschke

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Karl Weschke, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1959


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Oswell Blakeston, Arts review [vol. 11, no. 12], 'Fullard, Weschke, Davison - Woodstock Gallery', London, 18 Jul 1959, 10.

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 210 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 177. cat.no. 2289

Jeremy Lewison, Karl Weschke: Portrait of a Painter, 'A life on the edge', pg. 9-40, Penzance, 1998, 32, 72, 73 (colour illus.), 143.

Hal Missingham (Director), Purchases and acquisitions for 1959, Sydney, 1959. No. 96

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Times, London, 03 Jul 1959.