UNTITLED, c.1971

The Laverty Collection - Part III
Sydney
5 April 2017
74

PETER UPWARD

(1932 – 1983)
UNTITLED, c.1971

synthetic polymer paint and polyvinyl acetate on canvas

83.0 cm diameter

signed and dated verso: Peter Upward / 1971 / No. 21

Estimate: 
$4,000 – 6,000
Provenance

Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne
The Collection of Colin and Elizabeth Laverty, Sydney, acquired from the above in May 1988

Exhibited

Peter Upward – Paintings 1970 – 1973, Charles Nodrum Gallery, Melbourne, 9 – 27 September 1986, cat. 10
The Laverty Collection, Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney, 20 June – 23 August 1998
Frozen Gestures: The Art of Peter Upward, Penrith Regional Gallery and The Lewers Bequest, New South Wales, 20 October – 2 December 2007, cat. 45 (illus. in exhibition catalogue)

Literature

Loxley, A., ‘The Laverty Collection’, Art and Australia, Sydney, 1996, vol. 34, no. 1, p. 72