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Bolton, Lancashire, England 1935 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 2005

  • Australia from 1950
  • Europe 1971-72
  • USA 1980
  • PNG 1981

Study for 'Meditation XII' 1977 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and acrylicr paint Support: handmade paper
Manufacturer's Mark: watermark: 'SAINT-MARCEL-LES-ANNONAY-(icon)- MONTGOLFIER', repeated

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Top / Aspden 77'. Partially titled verso upper right in black pencil, 'XII'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'Sold to Canberra / No. 33'.
Dimensions: image 114.0 h x 78.2 w cm sheet 114.0 h x 80.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1979
Accession No: NGA 79.1596
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Gallery, Sydney, 1979.