07 Apr 1939 - 15 Jun 1992
black butt timber and fibreglass
800 x 60 x 60 cm approx. matches; 260 x 262 x 107 cm plinth
Gift of the artist 1991
© Wendy Whiteley
Referenced in 4 publications
Donna Hinton, Look, 'Almost once is not enough: Sustaining the quality of Brett Whiteley's matches', pg. 21-23, Sydney, Apr 2008, 21 (colour illus.), 23.
Barbara Konkolowicz., A different vision, 'A different vision', Sydney, 1998, (illus.). fig.no. 3
Cambridge visual arts: stage 4, Cambridge, 2008, 95 (colour illus.).
Red, black and Whiteley, North Ryde, 2000, 00:00.10 for 2 seconds and 00:04.30-00:05.38 (colour, details). Details of artwork. Brett Whiteley discusses how he thinks art has a seedy side and mentions how he thinks that was what art is about: the only way to reach art is by putting life on the line for art.