In quest of "Not know"
Australia, United States of America
14 May 1946 -
Place where the work was made
pencil with white (oil?) colour and red pen, oil staining and collage
18.0 x 61.0 cm sheet; 23.5 x 66.0 cm glass
Signature & date
Signed and dated verso, black fibre-tipped pen " W. Thomas Arthur/ In Quest of Not Know/ June 1974".
Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 1974
Not on display
© Tom Arthur
Where the work was made
Shown in 1 exhibition
Four younger artists [Carmen Houlaston, Margie Patrick, W.Thomas Arthur, John Martin], Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Aug 1974–24 Aug 1974
Referenced in 3 publications
Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 131 (colour illus.).
Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian Painting, 1970/1975, 'Introduction', pg. 7-11, Unknown, 1976, 17 (colour illus.). plate no. 9
Sandra McGrath., The Australian, 'World of the not-know', Sydney, 17 Aug 1974. in 'Art' section [press clippings book pg. 207]