Installation view of the exhibition 'The field', 1968, Art Gallery of New South Wales
New South Wales Government Printing Office
1840 - 25 Jul 1989
'The field' was the inaugural exhibition for the opening of the National Gallery of Victoria in its new home on St Kilda Road, Melbourne, in 1968. It featured a selection of 74 works by artists working in Australia. After being shown at the National Gallery of Victoria, it was exhibited at the Art Gallery of New South Wales from 30 October to 24 November 1968.
This photograph shows from the left: on the wall James Doolin 'Artificial landscape 67-5' 1967, John White 'Broken marriage' 1968 and Alan Oldfield 'Mezzanine' 1968, and on the floor at the far back Tony Coleing 'Untitled' 1968 in front of Michael Kitching 'Phoenix II' 1966.
gelatin silver photograph
19.5 x 24.0 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional Archive
Not on display
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