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Title

The wall

1956


Artist

Brett Whiteley

Australia, England

07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992


Details


Other Title

(Untitled street scene)


Date

1956


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

35.0 x 49.0 cm board; 40.4 x 54.3 x 4.5 cm frame (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.r., red paint "Whiteley".
Signed and dated l.r. verso, black ink "... / brett whiteley / 1956".


Credit

Gift of Beryl Whiteley 1996


Location

Not on display


Accession number

304.1996


Artist information

Brett Whiteley

Artist profile

Works in the collection

85


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Barry Pearce, Genesis of a Painter: The early abstractions of Brett Whiteley, 'Genesis of a painter: The early abstractions of Brett Whiteley', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1998. cat.no. 1

Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: A sensual lilne 1957-67, ‘Bathurst and beyond: early abstraction’, pg. 14-38, Victoria, 2010, 26 (colour illus.), 218. cat.no. A10