Longueville, New South Wales, Australia 1939 – Thirroul, New South Wales, Australia 1992

  • England, S. Europe, N. Africa, USA, Pacific Islands 1960-69

Christie and Hectorina McLennan [Christie with Hectorina McLennan] 1964-65 Materials & Technique: paintings, oil, wax, charcoal and collaged cloth on canvas; painted wood, object wrapped in cloth inset behind perspex

Primary Insc: signed verso, upper centre, in black oil paint: 'Brett Whiteley'.
Secondary Insc: inscribed verso, upper centre, in black oil: 'CHRISTIE + HECTORINA MacLENNAN 1964-65 reworked in June 65/ (wax over face)/ 64" x 54" OIL ON CANVAS WITH OBJECT', inscribed upper left in black pen: 'CHRISTIE +/ HECTORINA/ McLENNAN'.
Dimensions: 162.9 h x 214.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.25
Image rights: This work appears on the screen courtesy of the estate of Brett Whiteley