Brett Whiteley 'The Vase'

Regular price $22,000.00

This vase, crafted and painted by Brett Whiteley, is utterly exquisite. Despite being ceramic, it appears weightless - like a dove transfigured into sculpture. Reminiscent of his interest in Oriental art, Whiteley’s design is off center, appearing as a wisp of blue smoke.

This unique work, exhibited in 1974 at Australia Galleries, is an exceptional collector opportunity. From one of Australia's most celebrated artists, it testifies to the legendary Whiteley - who is not only the subject of a recent major motion documentary, but numerous exhibitions and collections here and overseas.

Brett WHITELEY (1939 - 1992)
'The Vase' 1974
Blue and white glazed ceramic. 
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Exhibited as part of the Lavender Bay Series, Brett Whiteley, Australian Galleries, Melbourne, 19 November - 3 December 1974.
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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