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Wellington, New Zealand born 1948

  • Australia from 1975

Untitled [No. 5 from the Matchstick series] 1976 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in fibre-tipped pen and airbrushed watercolour Support: C.M.Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp: upper edge, 'FABRIANO COTTON', inverted

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled verso upper centre in black pencil, 'John Lethbridge / matchstick series '76'. Inscribed recto centre in fibre-tipped pen as part of image 'an expendable proposition'.
Dimensions: image 47.0 h x 30.1 w cm sheet 56.6 h x 36.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1410
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Coventry Gallery, Sydney, 1978.