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Lilydale, Victoria, Australia born 1927

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

Anti-capitalist riot in Collins St, May 12th 1972 12 May 1972 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in pen and black ink Support: white wove cartridge paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in pen and black ink, 'Whisson May 1972'. Titled verso lower left in ballpoint pen, 'Anti capitalist riot in Collins St / May 12th 1972'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso centre left in black pencil, '$100'.
Dimensions: image 37.8 h x 45.7 w cm sheet 37.8 h x 45.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1975
Accession No: NGA 75.140
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from the artist, 1975.