Stones staring at the ground (anywhere)
07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992
stones, dirt, pigment on hardboard
30.0 x 22.5 cm board; 76.8 x 61.0 x 2.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed with monogram lower c.l. on mount, black ink stamp "BW" [circled]. Not dated.
Bequest of Patrick White 1991
Not on display
© Wendy Whiteley
Shown in 1 exhibition
Brett Whiteley (1980), David Reid's Gallery, Paddington, 26 Apr 1980–17 May 1980
Referenced in 3 publications
William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 8, 26, 28, 93 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's living room after White's death with 'Stones staring at the ground (anywhere)' hanging on wall.
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 156.
Brett Whiteley 1980, Sydney, 1980. cat.no. 12; titled 'Stones staring at the ground (anywhere)'