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Suite V



Charles Blackman


12 Aug 1928 – 20 Aug 2018

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  • Details

    Other Titles
    Suite (II)
    Suite No. 2
    Suite No. 5
    Place where the work was made
    Melbourne Victoria Australia
    Media category
    Materials used
    oil, synthetic polymer paint on hardboard
    127.3 x 188.9 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Signed c., blue crayon "BLACKMAN". Not dated.

    Purchased with funds provided by the A.H. Smith Bequest Fund 1960
    Not on display
    Accession number
    © AGNSW

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    Charles Blackman

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    Works in the collection


  • Places

    Where the work was made


  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 4 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 13 publications

    • Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 119 (colour illus.).

    • Bonhams Australia (Compilator), Important Australian art, 'Important Australian art: lots 1-41', pg. 6-74, Sydney, Aug 2014, 16. Related work: 'Suite of paintings VI' 1959-60 by Charles Blackman

    • Ray Mathew, Charles Blackman, 'Charles Blackman', pg. 1-9, Melbourne, 1965, 15, (colour illus.). colour plate no.4, titled 'Suite V'

    • Angus Maude (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 02 Dec 1960.

    • Angus Maude (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 27 Jul 1960.

    • Laura Pia, Look, 'Blackman at the gallery: Are the drawings his greatest achievement?', pg. 23-27, Sydney, May 2008, 23 (colour illus.), 25.

    • Thomas Shapcott, The art of Charles Blackman, London, 1989, (colour illus.), 254. plate no. 81

    • Editor Unknown (Editor), Sun-Herald, Sydney, 27 Jul 1960.

    • Author Unknown, Young Australian Painters, Sydney, 1965, n.pag.. cat.no. 6

    • Editor Unknown (Editor), Nation, Sydney, 17 Dec 1960.

    • Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 07 Dec 1960.

    • Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 03 Aug 1960.

    • Editor Unknown (Editor), Nation, Sydney, Aug 1960.

Other works by Charles Blackman

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