Peter BURNS, Near empyrean. Enlarge 1 /1


Geelong, Victoria, Australia born 1924

Near empyrean. 1965 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ink; paper drawing in pen and black ink and wash of colour inks Support: off-white wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: Titled, lower right, verso, in black pencil, 'NEAR EMPYREAN [40 within circle] / PETER BURNS'. Signed and dated, lower right, within image in black ink, '[artist symbol] 65 '.
Dimensions: image 52.9 h x 76.0 w cm sheet 52.9 h x 76.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mary and Peter Burns, 2007
Accession No: NGA 2007.125
Image rights: © Peter Burns
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Melbourne, April 2007.