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Title

Dithyrambic painting no 6

1965


Artist

Richard Larter

England, Australia

19 May 1929 - 25 Jul 2014


Details


Date

1965


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on hardboard


Dimensions

121.8 x 182.8 cm board; 124.6 x 185.5 x 4.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., black synthetic polymer paint "RL/ 65".
Signed u.r. corner verso, light grey synthetic polymer paint "Richard Larter ...".


Credit

Gift of Mrs M A McGrath 1972


Location

Not on display


Accession number

52.1972


Artist information

Richard Larter

Works in the collection

129


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Clark, Richard Larter, 'Richard Larter: Eros and civilisation', pg. 107-125, Canberra, 2008, 43, 113, 114 (colour illus.), 168.

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Pop to popism, ''The easel did not go pop: it went bang!': Australian pop art', pg. 137-186, Sydney, 2014, 160, 161 (colour illus.), 302, 324.