They gave him vinegar mixed with gall
23 Sep 1925 - 07 Nov 2006
oil on hardboard
151.7 x 76.2 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, "Coburn/ 58".
Not on display
Where the work was made
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Referenced in 4 publications
Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, 'Establishing a reputation', pg. 44-56, Sydney, 2003, 44.
Alison Small, Art and Artists of Australia, Melbourne, 1981, colour illus..
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 7. cat.no. 7
Daily Mirror, Sydney, 27 Feb 1958. Review of the Blake Prize exhibition