Old Bedford, 2005 inscribed 'PB' and bears title and Jirrawun Arts catalogue number PB 2 2005.203 on the reverse natural earth pigments and synthetic binder on Belgian linen 122 x 135cm (48 1/16 x 53 1/8in).
PROVENANCE: Painted in 2005 Jirrawun Arts, Western Australia The Estate of Paddy Bedford
EXHIBITED: Paddy Bedford: Crossing Frontiers, Museum of contemporary Aboriginal art (AAMU), Utrecht, 8 October 2009 - 11 April 2010 Remembering Forward: Australian Aboriginal Painting Since 1960, Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 20 November 2010 - 20 March 2011
LITERATURE: Linda Michael (ed.), Paddy Bedford, Sydney: Museum of Contemporary Art, 2006, pp. 102 and 156 (illus.). Georges Petitjean et al., Paddy Bedford: Crossing Frontiers, Utrecht: Museum of contemporary Aboriginal art (AAMU) and Heule: Snoeck Editions, 2009, p.79 (illus.). Kasper Konig, Emily Joyce Evans, Falk Wolf (eds.), Remembering Forward: Australian Aboriginal Painting Since 1960, London: Paul Holberton Publishing, 2010, p.25, cat. no. 3. (illus.).