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Ha-bum bridge
1974

Medium
synthetic polymer paint on composition board
Measurements
121.8 × 91.8 cm
Inscription
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
1996.392
Department
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
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.