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Title

The chapel

1966


Artist

John Olsen

Australia, England, Spain, Portugal

21 Jan 1928 -


Details


Date

1966


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on canvas on hardboard


Dimensions

100.0 x 150.0 cm board; 101.8 x 152.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, synthetic polymer paint "John Olsen/ `66".


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1973


Location

Not on display


Accession number

21.1973


Artist information

John Olsen

Artist profile

Works in the collection

131


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Hart, John Olsen, Sydney, 1991, 86, 87 (illus.). fig.no. 19

Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 65.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: I', pg. 44-53, Carlton, 2002, 48, 146-147.

Barry Pearce, Look, 'Patrick White, art patron', pg. 27, Sydney, Nov 2004, 27.