Wellington, New Zealand
No. 6 from the Matchstick series
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in fibre-tipped pen and airbrushed watercolour Support: C.M.Fabriano paper
Manufacturer's Mark: blindstamp: upper edge, 'FABRIANO COTTON', inverted
Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled verso upper centre in black pencil, 'John Lethbridge / untitled work 1976 April / from the matchstick series / No. 6'.
Inscribed recto lower left to lower centre in fibre-tipped pen as part of image, 'this proposition contrasts strongly with its image'.
image 56.4 h x 35.2 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 35.2 w cm
: Purchased 1978 Accession No
: NGA 78.1049
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Coventry Gallery, Sydney, 1978.