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Title

The art of illustration

1983


Artist

Robert Rooney

Australia

24 Sep 1937 - 21 Mar 2017


Details


Date

1983


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on canvas


Dimensions

114.2 x 168.0 x 5.0 cm stretcher


Signature & date

Signed u.r. verso on canvas, brown synthetic polymer paint ".../ ROBERT ROONEY/ .../ ...". Not dated.


Credit

Contemporary Collection Benefactors 2015


Location

Not on display


Accession number

233.2015


Artist information

Robert Rooney

Works in the collection

12


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Philip Brophy, From the homefront: Robert Rooney works 1953-1988, 'Robert Rooney as pop', pg. 22-28, Clayton, 1990, 25-27, 57. cat.no. 57

Ashley Crawford, Tension, 'Snap crackle pop', pg. 34-37, South Yarra, Oct 1990-Nov 1990, 36.

Bonhams Australia, Bonhams Australia: Important Australian and international art including private collections curated by John Cruthers, Tuesday 16 June 2015, Sydney, Sydney, Jun 2015, 54, 55 (colour illus.). lot no. 25