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Creator:
Sir Sidney Nolan, 1917–1992, Australian, active in Britain (from 1955)
Title:

Apotheosis

Former Title(s):

Desert Storm

Date:
1953
Medium:
Oil on board
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 36 x 48 inches (91.4 x 121.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Signed and dated, lower right: "Nolan | 53"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Friends of British Art Fund
Copyright Status:
© Estate of the Artist
Accession Number:
B1997.4
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
abstract art | bone | decay | movement | skull | yellow
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:105
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A link and a trust, Albert Tucker and Sidney Nolan's Rome exhibition : Heide Museum of Art, 18 November 2006 - 20 May 2007. , Heide Museum of Modern Art, Victoria, Australia, 2006, p. 5, V 1742 (YCBA)

Exhibition of Paintings at the Durlacher Gallery, Arts Magazine, Vol. 30, April 1956, p. 45, N1 A415 + (A & A)

Catherin Fisher, The Hype and Hope of Auctioneering, The Albion , a journal of News, Politics and Literature, August 22, 1994, p. 17, Available online Available online in FACTIVA

Phillip McCarthy, If The Queen of Australia Can Be British, Why Can't Sidney Nolan?, Sydney Morning Herald, February 3, 1999, p. 11, Available online Available online in FACTIVA

Phillips Sale Catalogue. Modern British and Irish Paintings, Drawings and Sculptures. Tuesday, November 26, 1996., Phillips, Tuesday, November 26, 1996, p. 58, No. 76, Sales Catalogue

Geoffrey Smith, Sidney Nolan, desert & drought , National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, 2003, p. 118, no. 68, NJ18 N69 S55 2003 + (YCBA)


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