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Charles BLACKMAN

Harbord, New South Wales, Australia born 1928

  • Movements: England 1961?66
  • France 1970?71

Luna Park c.1951-52 paintings, enamel on cardboard on composition board
Primary Insc: signed u.l., enamel "Blackman". not dated
69.5 h x 78.0 w cm
Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.269

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  • The night-time grille of illuminated scaffolding titled Luna Park was painted in Melbourne between 1951 and 1952, during a period of postwar boom.


    Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra 2010