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Title

Six negatives

1968-1969


Artists

Mel Ramsden

England

27 Dec 1944 -

Ian Burn

Australia, United States of America

29 Dec 1939 - 29 Sep 1993


Details


Date

1968-1969


Media categories

Book , Print


Materials used

bound book: 14 leaves, 13 photo lithographs


Edition

20/50


Dimensions

14 leaves: 28.0 x 21.5 cm each leaf; 28.0 x 21.9 x 0.3 cm book closed


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. leaf 2, ink "Mel Ramsden/ 1968". Signed l.r. leaf 2, ink "Ian Burn...".


Credit

Purchased 1974


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9.1974.a-n


Artist information

Mel Ramsden

Works in the collection

1

Artist information

Ian Burn

Works in the collection

10


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Charles Green, The third hand: collaboration in art from conceptualism to postmodernism, 'Conceptual Bureaucracy: Ian Burn, Mel Ramsden, and Art & Language', pg.25-56, Minneapolis, 2001, 24 (illus.), 34, 35 (illus.), 36 (illus.). Illustration on page 24 is a detail

Adrian Piper, Conceptual art: theory, myth and practice, 'Ian Burn's conceptualism', pg. 342-358, Cambridge, 2004, 88-90.

Daniel Thomas AM (Curator) and Frances McCarthy (Assistant Curator), Recent Australian Art, Sydney, 1973, 20. cat.no. 12