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John Young

Rex # 3, 1995


oil on canvas

71.00 x 71.00

signed and dated ' John Young / 1995' on reverse


Anna Schwartz Gallery (label verso), 2004;
Private Collection, WA, since then

Literature & references:

Carolyn Barnes and William Wright, John Young, Craftsman House Thames & Hudson, 2005, see cat. No. 108 (illus p 96 and 150) for the larger version of this work ‘Rex (Babysitter Series) Unique Chance Painting No. 2’, Winter 1991, oil on canvas, 183 x 168cm (previously Malcolm Enright collection)


Works from the Babysitter series were initially shown in the exhibitions 'Polychrome Paintings' (Anna Schwartz 1990) and 'Bad Faith Realism' (Yuill/Crowley 1991). This work probably followed on from these shows and was sold through the Stockroom.

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Sanctuary and Hazard

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digital scan and oil on linen, diptych, 119.00 x 202.00

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Light and the Density of Light

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oil on cotton duck, 183.00 x 168.00

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Sanctuary #2 Winter

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Rex Junior #2

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synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 57.00 x 57.00

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Since its establishment in 1984, the Charles Nodrum Gallery’s exhibition program embraces a diversity of media and styles - from painting, sculpture & works on paper to graphics and photography; from figurative, geometric, gestural, surrealist & social comment to installation & conceptually based work.