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Title

Lovers at Port Macquarie

1968


Artist

Robin Wallace-Crabbe

Australia

17 Oct 1938 -


Details


Date

1968


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on canvas


Dimensions

122.0 x 91.2 cm stretcher; 125.7 x 94.8 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, red synthetic polymer paint "R WALLACE-CRABBE 68".
Signed u.l. corner verso on stretcher, black crayon "R WALLACE-CRABBE".


Credit

Gift of Patrick White 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

40.1979


Artist information

Robin Wallace-Crabbe

Works in the collection

6


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 68 (colour illus.).

Kym Bonython and Ross K Luck, Modern Australian painting, 1960/1970, Adelaide, 1970, (colour illus.). colour plate no. 27

Helen Hewitt, Voices, 'Patrick White: painter manqué', pg. 61-70, Canberra, Winter 1997, 69.

Helen Verity Hewitt, Patrick White, painter, manqué: paintings, painters and their influence on his writing, 'White and the Sydney Art World: 2', pg. 84-93, Carlton, 2002, 90.