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Title

Shankar

1966


Artist

Brett Whiteley

Australia, England

07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992


Details


Date

1966


Media categories

Drawing , Collage


Materials used

charcoal, brush and black ink, enamel spray paint, collage on paper on board


Dimensions

202.4 x 203.6 cm sight; 210.8 x 212.0 x 9.5 cm (frame)


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black ink "1966/ Brett Whiteley".


Credit

Gift of Mrs Graham Ducker 1971


Location

Not on display


Accession number

148.1971


Artist information

Brett Whiteley

Artist profile

Works in the collection

85


Shown in 13 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 15 publications

Bibliography


Barry Pearce et al., Brett Whiteley education pack, 'Travels beyond Europe', Sydney, 1995, (illus.). card no. 7 (verso) in education pack

Marlborough-Gerson Gallery Inc (Curator), Brett Whiteley Recent Work, New York, 1968. cat.no. 1

Marlborough-Gerson Gallery Inc (Curator), Brett Whiteley Recent Work, New York, 1968. cat.no. 1

Marlborough New London Gallery (Curator), Brett Whiteley, London, Sep 1967, (illus.). cat.no. 8

Marlborough New London Gallery (Curator), Brett Whiteley, London, Sep 1967, (illus.). cat.no. 8

Sandra McGrath, Brett Whiteley, Kensington, 1979, 77 (colour illus.).

Sandra McGrath, Brett Whiteley, `Zinc Cream and Minties: Australia Revisited', pg. 60-63, Pymble, 1992, 60-62, 63 (illus.).

Sandra McGrath, Brett Whiteley, `Zinc Cream and Minties: Australia Revisited', pg. 60-63, Pymble, 1992, 60-62, 63 (illus.).

Sandra McGrath, Brett Whiteley, Kensington, 1979, 77 (colour illus.).

Barry Pearce, Brett Whiteley Art & Life, London, 1995, 43 (illus.), 225. figure no. 33

Barry Pearce, Brett Whiteley Art & Life, London, 1995, 43 (illus.), 225. figure no. 33

Barry Pearce, Tangier to Byron Bay, 'Tangier to Byron Bay - Brett Whiteley's travels 1960-1992', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1999, 2 (illus.), 4. cat.no. 19

Barry Pearce, Tangier to Byron Bay, 'Tangier to Byron Bay - Brett Whiteley's travels 1960-1992', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1999, 2 (illus.), 4. cat.no. 19

Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: A sensual lilne 1957-67, Victoria, 2010, 174, 175 (illus.), 177, 183, 306. cat.no. R5

Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: A sensual lilne 1957-67, Victoria, 2010, 174, 175 (illus.), 177, 183, 306. cat.no. R5