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Lilydale, Victoria, Australia born 1927

  • England, Europe 1954-56
  • Morocco 1968-69
  • Europe, England 1969-70
  • Italy from 1978

Fire contemporary people [Indifference] 2012 Place made: Italy
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil; subsequently rubbed Support: medium-weight smooth off-white wove Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: lower right, 'F F [inverted] 4 / FABRIANO [vertically along border]'.

Primary Insc: Signed verso upper centre in pen and black ink, 'Ken Whisson'. Dated verso centre right in black pencil, '2012'. Titled verso upper centre in black pencil, '"Fire Contemporary People." / "Indifference."'. Inscribed verso centre right to lower right in black pencil, 'self indulgence / with pencil and rubber / Sydney / Macleay St / 3/10/10 [underlined] + Macleay St. / 10/11/2010 / + Perugio 17/7/2012 [underlined] [encircled]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 33.0 h x 47.9 w cm sheet 33.0 h x 47.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of the artist 2015
Accession No: NGA 2015.1131
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from the artist, Sydney, 2014.