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Title

Self portrait, To do with the blue

1982


Artist

Christine Hiller

Australia

1948 -


Details


Date

1982


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour on white wove paper


Dimensions

97.0 x 78.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., black watercolour "K. Hiller 82".


Credit

Bequest of Patrick White 1991


Location

Not on display


Accession number

100.1991.61


Artist information

Christine Hiller

Works in the collection

1


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Craig Brush, Look, 'Celebrating Patrick White: when the end is not the end: a moving tribute', pg. 18-20, Sydney, Sep 2004, 19 (colour illus.). Photograph of Patrick White's dining room before removal of works donated to the AGNSW with 'Self portrait' hanging on wall.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 137.

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 'Self portrait' hanging on wall.