Image unavailable

Bea MADDOCK

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1934 – Launceston, Tasmania, Australia 2016

  • England, Europe 1959-61, Canada 1978

40 days of winter. 1977 Description: flip book made from a pad of post-it notes and bound with [2] bulldog clips, containing a collage of newspaper clipping with hand-drawn alterations.
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, collage of newsprint clippings, with hand-drawn additions in liquid paper and black fibre-tipped pen Support: yellow and green post-it notes
Manufacturer's Mark: repeated across back sheet verso, 'Post-it TM / BRAND / Notes'.
Edition State: unique state
Impression: unique impression
Edition: edition of one

Primary Insc: not signed and dated. titled centre in black fibre-tipped pen, '40 DAYS / OF WINTER / 1997'. inscribed on each page upper left within image in black fibre-tipped pen over liquid paper, '[day of the week]'. inscribed on each page lower centre below image in black fibre-tipped pen, '[month] [day of the month]'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: book closed 7.6 h x 9.2 w x 1.4 d cm book open 7.6 h x 13.0 w x 1.4 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of David Archer 2016
Accession No: NGA 2016.446
Provenance:
  • Collection of the artist at her death, subsequently bequeathed to David Archer, 2016.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from David Archer, Launceston, 2016.