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Ha-bum bridge

synthetic polymer paint on composition board
121.8 × 91.8 cm
inscribed (inverted) in black fibre-tipped pen on reverse u.l.: F. Littler '74
inscribed in blue chalk on reverse u.c.: FRANK / LITTLER / PIG DIP III
inscribed (vertically) in blue chalk on reverse u.c.: NAME / 'ART SCHOOL' / FRANK / LITTLER / $70
Accession Number
Australian Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Michell Endowment, 1977. Transferred to the Permanent Collection, 1996
© Courtesy of the artist
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Ha-bum bridge is a crowded composition that includes symbols of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Anzac, Kangaroo, gum trees and bushfires. A segment of a naked figures floats across the middle of the work.