Ralph BALSON, Matter painting no. 4 Enlarge 1 /1


Bothenhampton, Dorset, England 1890 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1964

  • Australia from 1913
  • Great Britain, France, United States of America 1960-61

Matter painting no. 4 1962 Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: paintings, enamel and sand in synthetic polymer medium on composition board

Primary Insc: signed and dated l.r., synthetic polymer paint "R Balson 62"
Dimensions: 107.5 h x 137.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Mr W Balson, the artist's son 1982
Accession No: NGA 82.1671
Image rights: © Ralph Balson Estate.
  • with Bill Balson, the artist's son;
  • by whom given to the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, November 1982