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James Mollison and Peter Laverty watching conservator William Boustead examining ‘Blue Poles’ 1952 by Jackson Pollock

1974


Artist

Unknown

Australia


About

Jackson Pollock’s major painting ‘Blue Poles’ 1952, which had been recently acquired by the Australian National Gallery when this photograph was taken, was lent to the Art Gallery of New South Wales on its arrival in Australia from the United States. It was exhibited from 8 April-2 June 1974. An exhibition leaflet about the painting was written by Renee Free, a curator at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.


Details


Place where the work was made

Domain Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1974


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

20.0 x 25.5 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive


Location

Not on display


Accession number

ARC5.2.1


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

730