Body Marks, 1999 bears artist's name, title, date 'July 1999', dimensions, medium, catalogue number #EP99 and Karen Brown Gallery details on the reverse synthetic polymer paint on canvas 67 x 67cm (26 3/8 x 26 3/8in).
PROVENANCE: Purchased from Karen Brown Gallery, Darwin in September 1999 The Laverty Collection, Sydney
EXHIBITED: Paintings from Remote Communities: Indigenous Australian Art from the Laverty Collection, Sydney, Govett Brewster Art Gallery, New Zealand, 15 December 2007 - 24 February 2008; Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle, 5 July - 31 August 2008
LITERATURE: Colin Laverty and Elizabeth Laverty et al., Beyond Sacred: Recent Painting from Australia's Remote Aboriginal Communities - the collection of Colin and Elizabeth Laverty, Melbourne: Hardie Grant Books, 2008, p.252 (illus.)
This painting is sold with accompanying Karen Brown Gallery documentation.
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