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Australian art

Contemporary art

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Rosalie Gascoigne

New Zealand, Australia

25 Jan 1917 - 23 Oct 1999

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Place where the work was made




Media categories

Mixed media , Sculpture

Materials used

retro-reflective road signs


232.0 x 319.7 x 1.6 cm

Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Gift of the artist 1999


Not on display

Accession number


Artist information

Rosalie Gascoigne

Artist profile

Works in the collection



Where the work was made

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history

Referenced in 13 publications


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 2000, 'Year in review', pg. 8-20, Sydney, 2000, 8.

Natasha Bullock, Contemporary: Art Gallery of New South Wales Contemporary Collection, 'Landscape, mapping, nature', pg.290-331, Sydney, 2006, 306, 307 (colour illus.).

Joan Chambers, Art of the land, Brookvale, 2002, 44 (colour illus.), 45. Children's activities book

Council of the City of Sydney, City of Sydney Yearbook: 1999, Sydney, May 2000, 79 (colour illus.).

Mary Eagle, Biennale of Sydney 2000, 'Rosalie Gascoigne', pg. 52-53, Sydney, 2000, 52, 53 (colour illus.). no catalogue numbers

Deborah Edwards, Look, 'Rosalie Gascoigne: transformer of landscape', pg. 10, Melbourne, Feb 2000, 10 (colour illus.). Tribute to Rosalie Gascoigne by Deborah Edwards.

Kelly Gellaty, Rosalie Gascoigne, 'Rosalie Gascoigne: Making poetry of the common place', pg. 9-23, Melbourne, 2008, 108-109 (colour illus.), 136. no catalogue numbers

Dr Craig Lilienthal, Look, ‘For art’s sake’, pg. 46, Sydney, Apr 2012, 46 (colour illus.).

Preston McLane, High roads and low roads: anthems, dirges, myths, 'Stop and go: semiosis on the artist's highway', pg. 2-9, Tallahassee, 2006, 8 (colour illus.), 9.

Ursula Prunster, Aspects of Australian art, Sydney, 2000, (colour illus.). card no. 16: Rosalie Gascoigne 'Metropolis' 1999

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Look, 'Write now: when images are not enough', pg. 24-27, Sydney, May 2005, 25, 27 (colour illus.).

Judith White, Australian art collector, 'Rosalie Gascoigne', pg. 54-58, Sydney, Jan 2000-Mar 2000, 54 (colour illus.), 57.

Greg Young, Reshaping planning with culture, Hampshire, 2008, front cover (colour illus.), back cover (colour illus.) ,159 (illus.). figure 9.6