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'Afternoon Light' was created after Charles Blackman returned home from years spent living abroad in 1968. While it conjures up images of reading in parks, as always there is a strain of the personal. Representative of the artist and his then wife and muse Barbara, it depicts Blackman reading aloud to her. A strangely nostalgic and melancholic scene, it is imbued the knowledge Barbara was losing her eyesight, leaving her unable to read herself.
One of Australia s most iconic artists, Blackman's work speaks to us all. To live with his visual poetry promises to be an ever-enriching experience for you and your family. Catch 'Afternoon Light' before it fades into night. Charles BLACKMAN (1928 - 2018)'Afternoon Light'Archival pigment print on paperImage Size: 28 x 37 cm Framed Dimensions: 54 x 61 x 2 cm approximately.Editioned PP (Printers Proof) lower left and embossed with publishers seal lower right Condition: New© Charles Blackman / Copyright Agency 2023
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