Robert HUGHES, Mineshafts Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1938 – New York, New York, United States of America 2012

  • Europe, UK 1964 - 70, USA from 1970

Mineshafts 1963 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, oil on canvas Support: canvas
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark

Primary Insc: signed and dated upper left, 'Hughes 63'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso on lower stretcher bar in black ink, '"Mineshafts" by Robert Hughes / owner: A.H. Boxer Melbourne'. inscribed verso on right stretcher bar, '"Australian Painting Today" Exhibition'. inscribed verso on centre stretcher bar in black pencil, '6' x 4' crate 8'.
Dimensions: canvas 122.0 h x 137.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: The Alan Boxer Bequest 2014
Accession No: NGA 2014.2385