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Wellington, New Zealand born 1948

  • Australia from 1975

Untitled [No. 23 from the Matchstick series] 1976 Place made: 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'

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and titled verso lower centre in rubber stamp and ink 'A work by/John Lethbridge/ [signed and dated] John Lethbridge/1976/ Untitled Work/from the matchstick series'. Inscribed recto centre in fibre-tipped pen as part of image, 'the match was equal - no concessions were made'.
Dimensions: image 49.8 h x 30.6 w cm sheet 56.4 h x 35.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1592
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Coventry Gallery, Sydney, 1979.