The seagull

The seagull

1958
oil on newspaper on board
56.6 x 74.6 cm


inscribed l.r.: ‘JP’
inscribed verso u.r.: ‘John Passmore/ “The Seagull”/ 1958’
Accession No. 1990.04
© Courtesy of the John Passmore Museum of Art

Provenance:

The artist’s estate, until; Fred and Elinor Wrobel, Sydney, until; purchased 11 April 1990 by Joseph Brown Gallery from Australian Pictures and Sculpture, Christie’s, Melbourne, lot 127, until; purchased by Cbus.

Literature:

Barry Pearce, John Passmore, 1904–84: retrospective, (exhibition catalogue), 19 December 1984–10 February 1985, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1984.