Theme: People

PAINTINGS:

PAINTINGS Theme: People
66 Works
66 Works

People: The human narrative and genre scenes inspired by domestic situations, people at work, musicians, commuters, social issues, blindness, illness, poverty, old age. Portraits include family members, self-portraits, children, babies, and people in their environment. In major paintings the subject is repeated from varied viewpoints in a fugal style composition.
  • Mum's centenarian sunset, 2013-2014
    acrylic on Australian red cedar panel
    60 x 90 cm
  • The anatomy lesson of Dr Freeman, 2012
    acrylic on panel
    120 x 153 cm
  • Go Granny, go, 2003
    acrylic on panel
    65 cm
  • Menopausal me in a saucepan lid, warts 'n all, with everything, including the kitchen sink, 2001
    acrylic and collage on panel
    60 x 120 cm
  • The histology lecture, 1999-2000
    acrylic on panel
    120 x 120 cm
  • Recovery after brain surgery, 1998
    acrylic on panel
    140 x 120 cm
  • The blind woman of Annandale, 1998
    acrylic on panel
    112 x 112 cm
  • Freudian early morning, 1998
    acrylic on panel
    107 x 132 cm
  • Me after brain surgery, 1997
    acrylic on panel
    102 x 72 cm
  • The crowning with sexism, 1994
    acrylic on Australian red cedar panel
    82 x 68 cm
  • Paul the Environmentalist, levitating in the rainforest, 1993-1999
    acrylic on panel
    120 x 240 cm
  • The Seven Deadly Sins of modern times (painting), 1993
    acrylic on wooden tabletop
    dia. 123 cm
  • To cut both ways (painting), 1993
    acrylic on panel
    100 x 100 cm
  • The inspired lecturer, 1992
    acrylic on panel
    120 x 120 cm
  • The Seven Deadly Isms, 1992
    acrylic on wooden tabletop
    dia. 122 cm
  • Brian phoning Australia from Weesp (The Netherlands), 1991, 1996
    acrylic on panel
    77 x 70 cm
  • Backyard gossip in Weesp - Homesick, 1991
    acrylic on panel
    75 x 122 cm
  • The man in drag, the violinist, the artist, and the thief on a tram in Amsterdam, 1990
    acrylic on panel
    94 x 63 cm
  • The Absence of the Prodigal Daughter, 1990
    acrylic on panel
    198 x 125 cm
  • Dad in hospital, 1989
    acrylic on panel
    90 x 60 cm
  • The First Supper, 1988
    acrylic on panel
    120 x 240 cm
  • Beatrice, the paper-seller of the White Bay Intersection, 1986
    acrylic on panel
    98 x 123 cm
  • The life and death of St. Francis of Australia (painting), 1982 & 1993
    acrylic on panel
    183 x 122 cm
  • Self-portrait with children, 1982
    acrylic on panel
    92 x 122 cm
  • Self-portrait seated, 1981
    acrylic and collage on panel
    122 x 92 cm
  • A month in time, September 1980, 1980-82
    acrylic on panel
    110 x 120 cm
  • The nun and the knight on the train to Rothenburg, 1980
    acrylic on panel
    57 x 122 cm
  • Autobiography, 1980
    acrylic on panel
    183 x 122 cm
  • Dreaming of Bavaria, 1979-80
    acrylic on panel
    183 x 92 cm
  • Noah's Rocket (painting), 1978-80
    acrylic on panel
    122 x 81 cm
    Private collection, Germany
  • Dr Brian Freeman, 1978
    acrylic on panel
    213.5 x 122 cm
  • People of Sydney, 1977, 1982
    acrylic on panel
    183 x 100 cm
  • Clyde Thorpe, RRMSSO, violinist, teacher, 1977
    acrylic on panel
    128 x 113 cm
  • Damien White, author, 1977
    acrylic and collage on panel
    71 x 100 cm
  • Yo-yoing - From the fifth floor, 1977
    acrylic on panel
    103 x 98 cm
  • The Magic Pudding (painting), 1977
    acrylic on panel
    94 x 63 cm
    Private collection, Australia
  • The front veranda, 1977
    acrylic on panel
    97 x 71 cm
  • Brahms: String Sextet No. 1, 1977
    acrylic on panel
    183 x 122 cm
  • The cup of tea, 1976
    acrylic on panel
    65 x 70 cm
  • Evening, factory valley (painting), 1976
    acrylic on panel
    71 x 99 cm
  • Eric's Cafe - Resale Royalty Rights, 1974
    acrylic and collage on panel
    77 x 62 cm
  • Three-quarter birthday (painting), 1973
    acrylic on composition board
    71 x 63 cm
  • Homeless man in primula bed, 1973
    acrylic on composition board
    53 x 37.5 cm
  • Cul-de-sac, 1972
    oil with acrylic underpainting on composition board
    76 x 122 cm
  • Awaiting, Glebe, 1971
    acrylic on composition board
    66 x 56 cm
  • Joan Kinmont, writer, 1969
    acrylic on composition board
    70 x 60 cm
    Private Collection, UK
  • Paul, soulful young boy, 1968
    oil on composition board
    30.5 x 25 cm
  • Michaela with doll, 1967
    acrylic on composition board
    30.5 x 30.5 cm
  • Uncle Ted stirring tea, 1967
    acrylic on composition board
    61 x 76 cm
  • Portrait of baby Paul, with hands, 1965 circa
    oil on cardboard
    60 x 40 cm
  • Michaela cuddling Paul, 1965
    oil on composition board
    91 x 61 cm
  • Michaela pointing to baby Paul, 1965
    oil on composition board
    51 x 84 cm
  • Babies: Michaela and Paul, 1965
    oil on composition board
    40.5 x 50.5 cm
    Private Collection, Australia
  • Baby Paul, hot summer night, 1965
    oil on composition board
    122 x 91 cm
  • Baby Paul, 1965
    oil on composition board
    41 x 47 cm
  • Baby Michaela, 1964
    oil on home-prepared duck on composition board
    57.5 x 46 (var)
  • Perce (remaining fragment of destroyed painting), 1962
    oil on composition board
    81 x 29 cm
  • Rosalind Hughes, 1962
    oil on composition board
    61 x 44.5 cm
  • Dad (WRB White) under tungsten light, 1961
    oil on composition board
    48 x 42 cm
  • HLC (Les) Cotton, 1961
    oil on composition board
    58 x 48 cm
    Private Collection, Australia
  • Dad working at kitchen table, 1961
    oil on composition board
    91 x 76 cm
    Verso: Rocky landscape, 1960 (76 x 91 cm)
  • Brother Bill reading, 1961
    oil on composition board
    42 x 33.5 cm
  • Flick (Felicity Thompson), 1960 (circa)
    oil on composition board
    44.5 x 44 cm
    Private collection, UK
  • Rocky landscape, 1960
    oil on composition board
    76 x 91 cm
    (verso of Dad working at kitchen table, 1960, 91 x 76 cm)
  • Ted wearing glasses, 1960
    oil on composition board (saw-cuts on right side)
    53.5 x 39.5 cm
  • Uncle Ted in dressing gown, reading, 1959
    oil on composition board
    82 x 66 cm

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