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Life study II



Arthur McIntyre


31 Oct 1945 – 26 Oct 2003

  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Sydney New South Wales Australia
    Media categories
    Collage , Drawing
    Materials used
    collage of magazine cuttings, pencil, pastel, acrylic on medical journal page, on thin white card
    29.3 x 21.6 cm card
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated l.r., blue fibre-tipped pen "A Mc ‘85".
    Signed and dated top c. verso, black ball-point pen "Arthur McIntyre 1985".

    Gift of Daniel Mudie Cunningham, donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program 2012
    Not on display
    Accession number
    © Estate of Arthur McIntyre

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    Artist information
    Arthur McIntyre

    Works in the collection


  • About

    Arthur McIntyre studied at the National Art School and Alexander Mackie College from 1963-66, and art history at the University of Sydney 1971-73. He exhibited his work from 1970, until his death in 2003, and was the subject of a major publication and two-part exhibition, Arthur McIntyre: Bad blood 1960-2000 (Hazelhurst and Macquarie University) in 2010.

    As well as a practicing artist, he wrote major books on contemporary Australian drawing and Australian collage, and taught and lectured on art in various NSW high schools, technical colleges and tertiary institutions. He participated in numerous residencies in France between 1975 and the early 1990s, and curated a number of exhibitions on drawing and collage at Holdsworth Galleries.

  • Places

    Where the work was made


  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

Other works by Arthur McIntyre

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