Still life with cornflowers
- oil on canvas
- 92.0 × 91.7 cm
- Place/s of Execution
- Sydney, New South Wales
- inscribed in blue paint l.r.: brett whiteley.
inscribed in black paint on reverse u.l.: brett Whiteley / 1976 / 'still life with / cornflowers' / oil 36"x36"
inscribed in pencil on paper label on reverse c.l.: JOE (underlined) / PLEASE PUT UNDER GLASS AS / (CREAM) SURFACE iS TOO DRY FOR ME. / IF YOU REALLY CAN'T TAKE THE GLASS BECAUSE OF GLARE ETC., THEN THE / NEXT TIME AM IN MELBOURNE I WILL / HAVE TO COME OUT AND VARNISH / IT.
inscribed in pencil on paper label on reverse c.: (drawing of painting) / JOE (undelined) / GOLD FRAME SHOULD / BE ABOUT THIS / (left pointing arrow) / PREPORTION TO THE / CANVAS. I'VE SEEN IT / IN A FAT GOLD FRAME LIKE / THIS + IT LOOKED / PERFECT. / BRETT / WIDE / BUT SIMPLE
- Accession Number
- Australian Painting
- Credit Line
- National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
© Wendy Whiteley
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
- Gallery location
- Gallery 9
Level 2, NGV Australia
- Subjects (general)
- Subjects (specific)
flowers (plant components) fruit (plant components) plates (general, dishes) tables (support furniture) vases vegetables