Brett Whiteley

1939–1992

Brett Whiteley, 'Untitled Red Painting' 1960
Untitled Red Painting 1960
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Biography

Brett Whiteley AO (7 April 1939 – 15 June 1992) was an Australian avant-garde artist. He is represented in the collections of all the large Australian galleries, and was twice winner of the Archibald, Wynne and Sulman prizes. He had many shows in his career, and lived and painted extensively in Italy, England, Fiji and the United States.

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