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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia born 1942

  • England 1963-68
  • 1971-72
  • USA 1989

500 oil wells. 1991 Description: an installation comprising 214 monotypes on shaped paper. This comprised one wall of the initial installation of 500 monotypes.

Collection Title: 500 oil wells
Page: collection record
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper monotypes, printed in colour, each from one glass sheet; rubber stamp Support: shaped cream wove paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated verso lower centre, pen and ink 'T.Coleing 91' (some variations in incriptions). Each image stamped in reverse lower left with identification number. Inscribed lower centre rubber stamp '500'. Inscribed lower right pen and ink 'oil wells.'.
Dimensions: printed image (irregular) sheet (irregular)
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 1995
Accession No: NGA 95.43.1-214
Image rights: © Tony Coleing
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, New South Wales, 1995.