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Title

Self portrait with a lumpy coat

1986


Artist

Chris O'Doherty

Australia

1951 -


Details


Other Title

Self-portrait with lumpy coat


Date

1986


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on copper plate


Dimensions

21.0 x 20.0 cm board; 41.9 x 37.8 x 3.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown synthetic polymer paint "C. O'Doherty '86".


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

264.1986


Artist information

Chris O'Doherty

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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, 145-146.

Jane Watters, The art of Chris O'Doherty aka Reg Mombassa, 'The art of Chris O'Doherty aka Reg Mombassa', 5-9., Sydney, 2007, 61 (colour illus.).