Flag for an Australian backyard no. 2 (Flag of my disposition no. 13)
oil on canvas
99.5 x 119.5 cm stretcher; 101.0 x 122.4 x 4.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Patrick White 1981
© Ken Whisson
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994
An expanded vision: Mary Turner collection, Orange Regional Gallery, Orange, 27 Aug 2011–30 Oct 2011
Ken Whisson: as if:
Referenced in 5 publications
Glenn Barkley and Lesley Harding (Curators), Ken Whisson: as if, Bulleen, 2012, 155 (colour illus.). cat.no. 109
Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 69.
Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: 2', pg. 84-93, Carlton, 2002, 89, 155.
Ann Proudfoot, An expanded view: the Mary Turner Collection at Orange Regional Gallery, 'An expanded view', pg. 5-23, Orange, 2011, 14 (colour illus.), 23, 123.
Alan Sisley, Central Western Daily, 'An expanded view something to see', n.pag., Orange, 2011, n.pag.. Article relates to the exhibition 'An expanded vision: Mary Turner collection' held at Orange Regional Gallery in 2011.