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Title

Frame of reference, To do with the blue

1974


Artist

Jenny Barwell

Australia

1932 -


Details


Date

1974


Media category

Mixed media


Materials used

wood, metal plate, plastic flies, beads on plywood


Dimensions

91.0 x 61.0 x 13.3 cm board


Signature & date

Signed and dated top c. verso, pencil "JENNY BARWELL/ '74/ ...".


Credit

Bequest of Patrick White 1991


Location

Not on display


Accession number

100.1991.6


Artist information

Jenny Barwell

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: 2', pg. 84-93, Carlton, 2002, 90, 122.

Watters Gallery, Ocker funk: Jenny Barwell, Chris O'Doherty, Peter Kingston, Frank Littler, Patricia Moylan, Ken Murray, Garry Shead, Sydney, 1975. cat.no. 4; price: $350

William Yang, Patrick White: the late years, Sydney, 1995, 15 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's study with 'Frame of reference' hanging on the wall.

William Yang, Good weekend, 'Window on White', pg. 62-66, Broadway, 28 Oct 1995, 62 (illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's living room after White's death with 'Frame of reference' hanging on wall.