Longueville, New South Wales, Australia 1939 – Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia 1992

  • England, S. Europe, N. Africa, USA, Pacific Islands 1960-69

Palm Beach diptych: Fishing boats 5 February 1976 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, collage of paper Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right in black pencil, 'Brett Whiteley' . Dated lower right in black pencil, '5.2.76'. Inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Fishing boats at Palm Beach'. Monogram stamp lower left in pen and black ink, 'B/W' (encircled).
Tertiary Insc: Paper embossed right edge, 'Montcolfier Saint Marcel Les Annonay'.
Dimensions: sheet 75.0 h x 53.0 w cm sight 74.4 h x 52.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gordon Darling Australasian Print Fund 2000
Accession No: NGA 76.703.B
Image rights: This work appears on the screen courtesy of the estate of Brett Whiteley
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Australian Galleries, Sydney, 1976.