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Title

Planets, To do with the blue

(1986)


Artist

Frank Littler

Australia

1947 -


Details


Other Titles

Planets (white circles on blue ground)

The pearls


Date

(1986)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

20.5 x 25.5 cm board; 21.5 x 27.5 x 2.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Patrick White 1991


Location

Not on display


Accession number

100.1991.71


Artist information

Frank Littler

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, Carlton, 2002, 140.

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