An image of James Mollison and Peter Laverty watching conservator William Boustead examining ‘Blue Poles’ 1952 by Jackson PollockAn image of James Mollison and Peter Laverty watching conservator William Boustead examining ‘Blue Poles’ 1952 by Jackson Pollock

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(Australia  – )

James Mollison and Peter Laverty watching conservator William Boustead examining ‘Blue Poles’ 1952 by Jackson Pollock

Location
Not on display
Further information

Jackson Pollock’s major painting ‘Blue Poles’ 1952, which had been recently acquired by the Australian National Gallery when this photograph was taken, was lent to the Art Gallery of New South Wales on its arrival in Australia from the United States. It was exhibited from 8 April-2 June 1974. An exhibition leaflet about the painting was written by Renee Free, a curator at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Place of origin
Domain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
1974
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
20.0 x 25.5 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional archive
Accession number
ARC5.2.1
Copyright
Unknown photographer