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Title

Himalayas

(1986)

Artist

Sidney Nolan

Australia, England

22 Apr 1917 – 28 Nov 1992

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  • Details

    Other Title
    Himalayas (Silk road cat no 5)
    Date
    (1986)
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    acrylic enamel spray on canvas
    Dimensions
    182.5 x 160.0 cm stretcher
    Credit
    Gift of Bond Street City Freeholds Ltd 1989
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    97.1989
    Copyright
    © The Trustees of the Sidney Nolan Trust/DACS. Licensed by Copyright Agency

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    Sidney Nolan

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    Works in the collection

    140

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 9 publications

    • Brian Adams, Sidney Nolan: such is life, Melbourne, 1987, 254. NOTE: General reference.

    • Mark Baker., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Nolan walks a silken road to eternity', Sydney, 08 Oct 1983, unknown.

    • David Dolan., Silk Route, 'Silken surprises', Canberra, 1987. cat.no. 5; not paginated

    • Holdsworth Contemporary Galleries, Sir Sidney Nolan, Sydney, 1988. NOTE: There are eight paintings titled 'Himalayas' from the 'Silk Route' series included in the exhibition. These are cat.no. 18, 19, 20, 22, 24, 28, 29 and 30. They all have the same dimensions. One of these paintings was reproduced but no cat.no. attributed to painting.

    • Sandra McGrath., The Weekend Australian, 'Nolan's love affair with China', Sydney, 07 Mar 1981-08 Mar 1981, unknown.

    • Barry Pearce, Frances Lindsay, Lou Klepac and Edmund Capon AM, OBE, Sidney Nolan, 'Late works 1981-88', pg. 214-227, Sydney, 2007, 60, 61, 214-215, 239, 251. NOTE: General reference.

    • T.G. Rosenthal, Sidney Nolan, London, 2002, 295. NOTE: General reference.

    • Susanna Short., The Age, 'Nolan finds serenity in barbarian desert art', Melbourne, 19 Sep 1983, unknown.

    • The Silk Road: An exhibition of new paintings by Sir Sidney Nolan, Hong Kong, 1987. not paginated; no catalogue list

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