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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia born 1937

  • United Kingdom, Europe 1973
  • United States of America 1976

Conté à Paris: Homage to Seurat [black/white] 1975 Place made: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, collages, conté crayon; paper assemblage of 5 conté crayons (10 black and 5 white) Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. Dated and inscribed lower centre in black pencil, 'Conté à Paris / Hommage to Seurat / 1 '75' [sic].
Secondary Insc: 8 of the conté sticks each incised 'Made in / France/Conté à Paris No 2'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in red fibre-tipped pen, '548' [circled].
Dimensions: image 13.3 h x 20.4 w cm sheet (sight) 45.8 h x 31.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.1055
Image rights: © Robert Macpherson
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Ray Hughes Gallery, Brisbane, 1978.