Brett Whiteley 'Back I'

Regular price $15,000.00

Brett Whiteley is one of Australia s most celebrated artists. He won the Art Gallery of NSW Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes several times, and his artistic career was bolstered by his celebrity status in Australia and overseas. Contact us for more information about this outstanding opportunity to be the custodian of this rare to market work of art.The female nude occupies one of the central motifs in Whiteley’s oeuvre. The majority of these intimate images were inspired by Whiteley’s wife and muse, Wendy, and as such they represent a celebration of love – are both erotic and sensual in form and subject. Transformed by the artist into the medium of print, they convey the verve and energy of his original sketches and drawings.

Brett WHITELEY (1939 - 1992)
'Back I' 1981
lithograph on paper
Edition of 35
Image Size: 97 x 64 cm
Signed: Signed lower right 'Brett Whiteley'; numbered lower left '33/35'
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Literature: Deutscher Fine Art, Brett Whiteley The Graphics 1961-1992, Deutscher Art Pty Ltd, Melbourne 1995, pl. no. 63 (illustrated)
Availability: in stock
Condition:Very Good: Describes a work of art’s image As New, but may show some small signs of surrounding wear. There are no tears to paper margin or disruption to paint surface. Image is in Fine condition.
© The Artist or Assignee

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