Title and Year: Opera House, 1982
Size: 203cm x 244cm
Medium: Oil on canvas + mixed media
The Sydney Opera House painting by Brett Whiteley was owned by the
Qantas airline in Australia, hanging in their club travellers lounge
in Sydney. The artist exchanged the painting for flight tickets.
The painting sold at a Sotheby's auction for $2.8 million in 2007.