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Title

Litany

1958


Artist

John Coburn

Australia

23 Sep 1925 - 07 Nov 2006


Details


Place where the work was made

Rose Bay Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1958


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

91.5 x 61.0 cm board; 98.8 x 68.4 x 3.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown oil "Coburn 58". Signed u.l. corner verso on frame, black ink "JOHN COBURN/ ...".


Credit

Purchased 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9810


Artist information

John Coburn

Works in the collection

70


Place

Where the work was made
Rose Bay

Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 7. cat.no. 8

Graham Hughes, The place of prayer: leading the prayers of worship, North Parramatta, 1998, cover (colour illus.).

Lou Klepac, John Coburn: the spirit of colour, Sydney, 2003, 45 (colour illus.), 213. plate no. 23

Laurie Thomas., Sun, 'Fine sense of colour', Sydney, 08 Oct 1958. Review of Macquarie Galleries exhibition