1997 Works on paper (minor)

Untitled [House with Tree] 1997 [W_P]#0440

A coloured photocopy of Arkley’s ‘House with Native Tree’ composition, signed and dated 1997 (reproduced here), appeared several times at auction after Arkley’s death, and is now in the collection of the artist’s former accountants.[1]

See also Sketchbooks, nos. 30 (undated but including sketches relating to the mid-late 1990s, inc. plans for the 1998 ‘Sampling’ exhibition at Tolarno), and 31 (1996-98, including several sketches dated 1997).


[1] Christie’s, Melb., Nov.2000, lot 250 (‘House’, sold for $7,050); Christie’s, Melb., March 2004, lot 81 (sold for $8,365).