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Title

The final pear version

1971-1972


Artist

George Baldessin

Italy, Australia

1939 - 09 Aug 1978


Details


Date

1971-1972


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

cast polyurethane (11 pears)


Dimensions

149.4 x 172.2 x 60.9 cm diam. (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of a group of subscribers 1972 This work has been conserved with funds provided by Sam and Susan Ballas 1999


Location

Not on display


Accession number

103.1972.a-k


Artist information

George Baldessin

Works in the collection

29


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, 'Patrick White's choice', pg. 114-119, Carlton, 2002, 115.

Robert Lindsay, George Baldessin, sculpture and etchings: a memorial exhibition, Melbourne, 1983, 130 (illus.).

Jill Sykes (Editor), Look, Sydney, Jun 2007, 11 (colour illus.).

Patrick White, Patrick White's Choice, Sydney, Dec 1981. cat.no. 17