Michael JOHNSON, Gentle one Enlarge 1 /1


Sydney, New South Wales, Australia born 1938

  • Europe, England 1960-67
  • USA 1969-75
  • Thailand undated

Gentle one [Frontal] 1968 Title Notes: Frontal was incorrectly assigned as the title but based on Michael Johnson's interview with James Gleeson and inscriptions verso and Lara Nicholls' conversation with the artist the correct title is Gentle one
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, pvc and pigment on cotton duck polyvinyl chloride and pigment on cotton duck Support: cotton duck

Primary Insc: signed and dated L.R. (edge) pencil "Michael Johnson 1968"
Tertiary Insc: titled reverse strainer bar, c., blue ball point pen "GENTLE ONE/(FRONTAL), inscribed reverse strainer bar, c. blue ball point pen "BY MICHAEL JOHNSON"
Dimensions: 152.7 h x 152.7 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1079
Image rights: © Michael Johnson