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Title

Dante's People

circa 1992


Artist

Arthur McIntyre

Australia

31 Oct 1945 - 26 Oct 2003


About

Arthur McIntyre studied at the National Art School and Alexander Mackie College from 1963-66, and art history at the University of Sydney 1971-73. He exhibited his work from 1970, until his death in 2003, and was the subject of a major publication and two-part exhibition, Arthur McIntyre: Bad blood 1960-2000 (Hazelhurst and Macquarie University) in 2010.

As well as a practicing artist, he wrote major books on contemporary Australian drawing and Australian collage, and taught and lectured on art in various NSW high schools, technical colleges and tertiary institutions. He participated in numerous residencies in France between 1975 and the early 1990s, and curated a number of exhibitions on drawing and collage at Holdsworth Galleries.


Details


Date

circa 1992


Materials used

mixed media on canvas; synthetic ploymer paint, felt-tip marker and paper collage on canvas


Dimensions

487.0 x 190.0 sight; 494.4 x 199.0 cm rolled, not currently stretched


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated


Credit

Gift of Daniel Mudie Cunningham 2015. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.


Location

Not on display


Accession number

223.2015


Artist information

Arthur McIntyre

Works in the collection

28