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Eternity, ca. 1990-2000 / paper collage by Martin Sharp

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Record title

Eternity, ca. 1990-2000 / paper collage by Martin Sharp

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ML 1459

Record identifier

YzOmwpX9

Eternity, ca. 1990-2000 / paper collage by Martin Sharp

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Eternity, ca. 1990-2000 / paper collage by Martin Sharp

Full title

Eternity, ca. 1990-2000 / paper collage by Martin Sharp

Date

1990-2000

Call Numbers

ML 1459

Record Identifier

YzOmwpX9

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Contents

1 collage - 151 x 50 cm. in frame

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Copying Conditions

Copyright status : Life of creator plus 70 years

Copyright holder : Martin Sharp

Rights and Restrictions Information : All commercial use of works by Martin Sharp should be referred to his nominated copyright collecting agency - VISCOPY

Please acknowledge: : Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales and Courtesy Martin Sharp

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Framed paper collage featuring four pointed star above 'Eternity' script and Sydney Opera House below. Signed "S." in red lettering along lower edge, right of center. The collage is composed from painted paper cuttings, predominantly red, yellow and blue. The text "Eternity" is applied in collage across the middle part of the composition in yellow...

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Full title

Eternity, ca. 1990-2000 / paper collage by Martin Sharp

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Source

Purchased from Josef Lebovic Gallery, January 2016

Administrative / Biographical history

Martin Sharp's work depicts the iconic 'Eternity' script of Arthur Stace who chalked the word on Sydney's footpaths from the 1930's till 1967. The 'Eternity' script became a recurring theme in Sharp's work, and featured in Sydney's Millennium Celebrations in 2000 and Sydney 2000 Olympic Games.

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ML 1459

Record Identifier

YzOmwpX9

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https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/YzOmwpX9

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1000195

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