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Title

Past imperfect: Sibyl, M.S., poet, eternity, passage

1983-1984


Artist

Hilarie Mais

England, Australia

17 Jan 1952 -


Details


Date

1983-1984


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

five timber constructions, oil paint


Dimensions

dimensions variable :

a - Sibyl, 32 x 48 x 4 cm

b - M.S, 25 x 42 x 4 cm

c - poet, 29 x 19 x 6 cm

d - eternity, 50 x 47 x 14 cm

e - passage, 51 x 46 x 5 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased under the terms of the Florence Turner Blake Bequest 1984


Location

Not on display


Accession number

278.1984.a-e


Artist information

Hilarie Mais

Works in the collection

6


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 127

Anne Loxley, Hilarie Mais, 'Essay', pg. 7-22, Sydney, 1995, 11, 14, 16, 38 (colour illus.).