Brett WHITELEY, The last emu. Enlarge 1 /1


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

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

The last emu. (1978-79) Materials & Technique: sculptures, stuffed emu on fibre-glass on steel on paint and wood

Dimensions: Emu 298.0 h x 197.5 w x 43.0 d cm base 4.5 h x 105.0 w x 61.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Robin Gibson and Brett Whiteley, 1979.
Accession No: NGA 79.2558.A-C
Image rights: This work appears on the screen courtesy of the estate of Brett Whiteley