The curtain of Solomon.

Creator

Rights

The curtain of Solomon by Colin McCahon.
Reproduction permission courtesy of the Colin McCahon Research and Publication Trust.

Date Created

[ca. 1958]

Date

1958

Identifier

Hocken Pictorial Collections - 81/68 a
a5462

Description

Originally three panels, the centre one apparently destroyed by the artist after CSA exhibition.

Extent

1220 x 1220 mm

Medium

oil on board

Temporal Coverage

Provenance

Bought in 1981 from Hamish Keith , who was given it by Colin McCahon in ca 1960 in exchange for several sheets of hardboard.
Bought with the assistance of a subsidy from the Queen Elizabeth II Arts Council of New Zealand.

Language

eng

Files

a5462.jpg

Citation

McCahon, Colin, “The curtain of Solomon.,” ourheritage.ac.nz | OUR Heritage, accessed April 21, 2024, https://otago.ourheritage.ac.nz/items/show/5498.