Kendal HEYES, his home was a library that had been gathered with extreme care ...: it consisted of treasures whose value, as he often repeated, was proved by the fact that he had not read them. Enlarge 1 /1

Kendal HEYES

Auckland, New Zealand born 1952

  • Australia from 1980

his home was a library that had been gathered with extreme care ...: it consisted of treasures whose value, as he often repeated, was proved by the fact that he had not read them. 1984
Collection Title: In the library
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: books, artist's books, photocopy Support: white wove paper

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Dimensions: image 44.6 h x 35.1 w cm sheet 49.0 h x 39.8 w
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Philip Morris Arts Grant 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.107.10
Subject: Australia, Book arts: Artist's book
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Philip Morris Arts Grant, from the artist.
  • Gift to the Australian National gallery, from the Philip Morris Arts Grant, January 1988.