The four spiritual seasons: Paradise garden (Tapestry)

Description

This tapestry is in the Art Gallery of New South Wales. It was woven in an edition of 6 in 1987.
The maquette is also in the AGNSW collection.

Exhibition history

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 25 Nov 1989–28 Jan 1990
Nolan Gallery, Australia 22 Aug 1990–21 Oct 1990
Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart Feb 1991–Apr 1991
New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale Apr 1991–May 1991
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, Bathurst Sep 1992–Oct 1992

Bibliography
Referenced in 4 publications

John Coburn’s “The Seasons” tapestries, 1988, 7, 16, 47 (colour illus.).

Elwyn Lynn, The Weekend Australian, ‘Flamboyance unravelled’, pg. 10, Sydney, 06 Jan 1990-07 Jan 1990, 10. Review of ‘The Seasons’ exhibition at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Amanda Uhlmann, The Canberra times, ‘The culmination of a philosophy’, pg. 12, Ainslie, 20 Sep 1990, 12. Review of ‘The Seasons’ exhibition at the Nolan Galleries.

Sue-Anne Wallace, The Canberra times, ‘Spiritual, physical threads interwoven in Seasons’, pg. 7, Ainslie, 29 Sep 1990, 7. Review of ‘The Seasons’ exhibition at the Nolan Galleries.

Another tapestry from the edition has been sold at Christies London and is in a private collection

Additional information

Dimensions 183 × 274 cm
Auction (most recent listing)

Where Made

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Collection

Provenance

Gift of the Christensen Fund 1995

Edition Information

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