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Title

South seas icon: Horn of the Earth

1972-1973


Artist

Shay Docking

Australia

29 Nov 1928 - 19 Nov 1998


Details


Date

1972-1973


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil, tempera, synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

165.0 x 214.0


Credit

Purchased 1975


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1.1975


Artist information

Shay Docking

Works in the collection

20


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 192 (colour illus.).

Rhonda Davis and Leonard Janiszewski (Curators), Songs of earth and sea: Shay Docking 1955-1996, Sydney, 2011, 73.

Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian Painting, 1970/1975, 'Introduction', pg. 7-11, Unknown, 1976, (colour illus.). plate no. 113