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Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand born 1946

Burning the children of the poor (1998) Description: 48 pieces each 4.7 x 3.0 cm, stored in 2 matchboxes. 1st box contains art works. 2nd box contains pins.

Collection Title: Burning the children of the poor
Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, paper; synthetic polymer paint drawing in synthetic polymer paint Support: 48 paper jeweller's tags

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on label verso of 2005.895.1 in ink, 'Richard Killeen / Cat. No. 3266 / Burning the children of the poor / 1998 / Acrylic on jeweller's tags / 48 pieces each 47 x 30 mm / Hang in a close group any order'.
Dimensions: sheet (each) 4.7 h x 3.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Peter Fay 2005
Accession No: NGA 2005.895.1-48
Image rights: © Richard Killeen
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Peter Fay, Sydney, 2005.