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Title

Yuen Kew

1985-1986


Artist

Michael Johnson

Australia

1938 -


Details


Date

1985-1986


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint, oil on canvas


Dimensions

210.0 x 180.0 cm stretcher


Credit

Purchased 1986


Location

Not on display


Accession number

39.1986


Artist information

Michael Johnson

Works in the collection

23


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Elwyn Lynn., The Weekend Australian, 'Abstraction: the art of many forms', Sydney, 05 Apr 1986-06 Apr 1986, page unknown. Review of Macquarie Galleries exhibition.

Terence Maloon., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Thick skin is shed, a butterfly exposed', Sydney, 29 Mar 1986, page unknown. Review of Macquarie Galleries, Sydney exhibition.

John McDonald, Art and Australia (Vol. 24, No. 3), 'Michael Johnson', pg. 346-350, Sydney, Autumn 1987, 349.

Barry Pearce, Michael Johnson, Sydney, 2004, 60 (colour illus.), 60-61 (colour illus., detail), 199.

Barry Pearce, Look, 'Michael Johnson', pg. 22-25, Sydney, Apr 2004, 25 (colour illus.).