- Media category
- Materials used
- synthetic polymer paint on hardboard mounted on cardboard
40.3 x 50.7 cm mount; 45.3 x 58.1 x 4.5 cm frame
a - Princes Highway between Ballina and Grafton, N.S.W., 6.2 x 9.2 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
b - Hobart, Tasmania, 4.8 x 4.4 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
c - Coogee, Sydney, 6.5 x 7.8 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
d - Dunedin, New Zealand, 8.6 x 10.9 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
e - Hume Highway between Gundagai & Yass, NSW, 6 x 8 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
f - Coogee Beach, Sydney, 6.5 x 8.7 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
g - Invention, 5.4 x 7.4 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
h - Princes Highway near Mullumbimby, NSW, 7 x 7.3 cm, NOTE: Sight dimensions.
- Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
- Gift of Patrick White 1986
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Chris O'Doherty a.k.a. Reg Mombassa
- Artist information
Chris O'Doherty (aka Reg Mombassa)
Works in the collection
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Mental As Anything, Watters Gallery, East Sydney, 17 Mar 1982–03 Apr 1982
Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994
Leaping boundaries: a century of New Zealand artists in Australia, Mosman Art Gallery, Mosman, 09 Jun 2001–17 Jul 2001
The art of Chris O'Doherty:
Holiday + memory: 20th century Australia at play, Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, 16 Nov 2013–23 Feb 2014
Referenced in 3 publications
Lee-Anne Hall and Shirley Daborn (Curators), Holiday + memory, Emu Plains, 2013, 45. cat.no. 105, titled 'Untitled', dated '(no date)'
Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 69-70.
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, 91, 146.
Other works by Chris O'Doherty (aka Reg Mombassa)
upper image: A street that Karl Marx may have passed on his way to copy notes at the British Museum lower image: Clumps of unmelted snow on some bushes, London Chris O'Doherty (aka Reg Mombassa) 1986 180.1986
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