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Robert STACKHOUSE

United States of America born 1942

On the beach again [Mountain climber on the beach again] 1984 Description: preliminary drawing for sculpture "On the beach again"
Materials & Technique: sculptures, bronze

Primary Insc: signed right side of prow, incised, "R Stackhouse", not dated
Dimensions: 16.5 h x 915.0 w x 182.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1983
Accession No: NGA 84.840
Provenance:
  • the artist;
  • from whom commissioned through Max Hutchinson Gallery, New York, by the Australian National Gallery, December 1983

Jenny Manning, 'Sculpture Garden', National Gallery News, May-June 1993, p.4, illus. front cover;

A Guide to the Sculpture Garden, Canberra: National Gallery of Australia 1993, np, illus. cat.H;

Ken Scarlett, Contemporary Sculpture in Australian Gardens, Sydney: Craftsman House 1993, pp.24-25, illus. p.24, pl.10;

Jenny Manning, Sculpture Garden, Canberra: National Gallery of Australia 1997, np, cat.18;

Jenny Manning, 'Sculpture Garden', artonview, no.12, Summer 1997-1998, p.39, cat.18;

J. Richard Gruber, Stackhouse, Augusta: Morris Museum of Art 1999, pp.86-89, illus. p.87, p.89


Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra