Remembering Lao Tse Shaving off a Second by Brett Whiteley

Remembering Lao Tse (Shaving off a Second)

Untitled Red Painting by Brett Whiteley

Painting Details

Artist: Brett Whiteley
Title and Year: Remembering Lao Tse (Shaving off a Second), 1967
Size: 66.4cm x 56.2cm
Medium: Pencil, Pen and Ink on Paper
Collection: Art Gallery of Ballarat, Australia
Subject: Self Portrait


Self portrait by Whiteley gifted to the Art Gallery of Ballarat by Jerry Van Beek in 1968.

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