Thursday, September 2, 2010

Sidney Nolan

Meaghan found this Australian artist. Apparently I am the last person on the earth to hear about his work. I enjoy how the paint is applied in layers that emit a sort of light. I enjoy the arrival of his landscapes. His portraits remind me of Francis Bacon. The end.

Antarctica (11), 1964
Oil on Board, 121.9 X 121.9cm

Antarctica, 1964
Oil on Board, 121.9 X 121.9 cm

Figure, 1967
Oil on Card Paper, 30.5 x 25.5cm


Miner and Dog, 1973
76 x 76 cm

Self Portrait in Youth, 1986
Spray Enamel on Canvas

Riverbend 11, 1965–1966,
(one of nine panels), Oil on canvas

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