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Title

Ten fingers shape a bowl for shadows, in a few months we'll wonder what plates and knives are for

1976-1983

Artist

Tom Arthur

Australia, United States of America

14 May 1946 -

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Australia
    Date
    1976-1983
    Media categories
    Drawing , Collage
    Materials used
    pencil, graphite, animal bones, feather, butterfly/moth wings, stone fragment, paint/plaster wall-peelings, metal shaving, wire, adhesive tape, plant matter, wooden 'corpus' figure on paper
    Dimensions
    46.0 x 62.0 cm (sight); 84.5 x 95.8 x 4.9 cm frame
    Credit
    Purchased 1983
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    178.1983
    Copyright
    © Tom Arthur

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    Tom Arthur

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Australia

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 3 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

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