Lorne, Victoria, Australia 1947 – Paris, France 1992
1977 Description: necklace
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: jewellery, necklaces, coloured acrylic, coloured oil paint, wood (gumnuts), metal
Peter Tully’s ‘urban tribalwear’ body ornaments drew from the street and Gay subcultures that began to energise the inner cities in the 1970s.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra