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BRETT WHITELEY
1939-1992

Her (1967)

$1,800,000–2,400,000

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© Wendy Whiteley/Copyright Agency, 2024

BRETT WHITELEY

1939-1992
Her (1967)

oil and mixed media on plywood
inscribed 'Often times, one strips oneself of passion / In order to see the secret of Life; / Often times, one regards life with passion, / in order to see its manifest results' centre left [within box]
183 x 237.5 cm

Provenance

Brett Whiteley, London
Australian Galleries, Melbourne, 1977
Avant Galleries, Melbourne
Deutscher Galleries, Melbourne, acquired from the above
Tibor Hubay, London
Ron Walker, Melbourne
The Estate of the Late Ron Walker AC CBE, Melbourne

Exhibited

Brett Whiteley, Marlborough New London Gallery, 2-31 October 1967, no. 10, illustrated Australian Galleries, Melbourne, July 1977 - February 1978

Literature

Charles Harrison, 'London', Studio International, London, October 1967, pp. 154 (illustrated), 156
Barry Pearce with contributions from Bryan Robertson and Wendy Whiteley, Brett Whiteley: Art & Life, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1995, p. 103 (illustrated)
Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: A Sensual Line: 1957-67, Macmillan, Melbourne, 2010, cat. no. TT30, pp. 180-181 (illustrated), 183, 184, 187, 203, 310
Kathie Sutherland, Brett Whiteley: Catalogue Raisonné, Schwartz City, Melbourne, 2020, cat. no. 68.67, Vol. 1, p. 339 (illustrated), Vol. 6, p. 178 (illustrated), Vol. 7, p. 192

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