synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
71.0 x 55.5 cm board; 81.8 x 66.9 x 4.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, yellow synthetic polymer paint "C. O'Doherty 74".
Signed c.r. verso on canvas, black fibre-tipped pen "C. O'Doherty".
Gift of Patrick White 1986
Not on display
© Chris O'Doherty a.k.a. Reg Mombassa
Shown in 1 exhibition
Referenced in 3 publications
Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 69-70.
Jane Watters, The art of Chris O'Doherty aka Reg Mombassa, 'The art of Chris O'Doherty aka Reg Mombassa', 5-9., Sydney, 2007, 60 (colour illus.). NOTE: A black and white photograph of Chris and his brother Peter appears on page 7. The photograph has the same composition as this painting.
Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: 2', pg. 84-93, Carlton, 2002, 91, 144.