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Title

Rickety farm gates

1944-1946

Artist

Alan Sumner

Australia

10 Nov 1911 – 20 Oct 1994

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Collingwood Melbourne Victoria Australia
    Date
    1944-1946
    Media category
    Print
    Materials used
    screenprint, printed in colour from 20 stencils
    Edition
    from an edition of 32
    Dimensions
    34.6 x 43.0 cm image
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    7696
    Artist information
    Alan Sumner

    Works in the collection

    7

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  • About

    "These were the gates to the property of 'Derelict House' and deserved recording. The ill defined edges were because I had to use the paper available. I had aready started before I realised it presented difficulties".

    Alan Sumner quoted in Roger Butler, 'Alan Sumner screenprints: A catalogue Raisonné', Eastgate Gallery, Melbourne, 1993

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Collingwood

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

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