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Title

Coloured bread,

1973


Artist

Miralda

Spain, France

1942 -


About

Antoni Miralda was commissioned by John Kaldor to prepare a "coloured feast" for the opening of his new showroom designed by Mike Kitching.

This print, produced at the National Art School is a record of the coloured bread baked by Butler's Family Bakery, Northbridge under Miralda’s supervision and exhibited at the AGNSW from 21 September - 4 October 1973. The print with its diagrams, notes and photographs is Miralda's own documentation of the event.

Photographer - Douglas Thompson


Details


Date

1973


Media category

Print


Materials used

photo screenprint


Edition

A/P


Dimensions

56.1 x 38.0 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. sheet, pencil "Miralda 73". Dated u.l. sheet [inscribed on screen] "...Sept 1973".


Credit

Gift of the artist 1973


Location

Not on display


Accession number

45.1973.1


Artist information

Miralda

Works in the collection

3


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Susan Lee (Editor), Art investigator, ''Impressionism and Beyond' - Variations on a theme: Food, Glorious Food', pg. 173, Melbourne, 1998, 173 (colour illus.).