19: Ralph Hotere, Requiem for Tony
acrylic and brolite lacquer on board
title inscribed, signed and dated 1973 and inscribed Port Chalmers '71 - '73 verso
1520 x 1215mm
Purchased from Bosshard Galleries, Akaroa circa April 1974. Painting purchased sight unseen, selected for us by artist and Kobi Bosshard.
'Ralph Hotere: Black Light', Te Papa Tongarewa, October 2000 - February 2001.
'Private View: Paris Family Collection' at Dowse Art Museum, 28 April - 29 May 1977. Catalogue No. 46.
'Hit Parade: Contemporary Art from the Paris Family Collection', Wellington City Art Gallery, 13 December 1992 - 28 March 1993.
Ian Wedde, et al., Ralph Hotere: Black Light (Te Papa press, 2000), p. 28.
Kriselle Baker and Vincent O'Sullivan, Ralph Hotere (Ron Sang Publications, 2008), p. 80.