Kendal HEYES, When I came out of the study, I found him at the mouth of the cave. He was stretched out on the sand, where he was tracing clumsily and erasing a string of signs that, like the letters in our dreams; seem on the verge... Enlarge 1 /1

Kendal HEYES

Auckland, New Zealand born 1952

  • Australia from 1980

When I came out of the study, I found him at the mouth of the cave. He was stretched out on the sand, where he was tracing clumsily and erasing a string of signs that, like the letters in our dreams
seem on the verge...
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 42.6 h x 30.2 w cm sheet 51.2 h x 38.4 w
Acknowledgement: Gift of the Philip Morris Arts Grant 1988
Accession No: NGA 88.107.18
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.