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Title

The river dies in January

1977


Artist

Robert Juniper

Australia

07 Jan 1929 - 20 Dec 2012


About

This work was a finalist in the 1977 Wynne Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1978.


Details


Date

1977


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on canvas


Dimensions

151.5 x 303.0


Signature & date

Signed verso on stretcher, black fibre-tipped pen "ROBERT JUNIPER".


Credit

Purchased 1978


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1.1978


Wynne Prize

- 1977


Artist information

Robert Juniper

Works in the collection

9


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Roslynn Haynes, Seeking the Centre, 'From dead heart to red centre: tales of travel and reefs of gold', pg. 143-160, Cambridge, 1998, 144-45 (colour illus.), 177.