Michael Illingworth, As Adam And Eve
oil on jute
signed with artist's initials M. H. I and dated '65 verso
930 x 790mm
Purchased from Peter McLeavey Gallery, Wellington, September 1975.
Pakuranga Arts Centre, July - August 1975.
Barry Lett Gallery, Auckland, 1965 (Removed by Police).
'Private View: Paris Family Collection' at Dowse Art Museum, 28 April - 29 May 1977. Catalogue No. 46.
'When Art Hits the Headlines', National Library for Display in Shed 11, 12 December 1987 - 14 February 1988.
'Hit Parade: Contemporary Art from the Paris Family Collection', Wellington City Art Gallery, 13 December 1992 - 28 March 1993.
'A Tourist in Paradise Lost - The Art of Michael Illingworth', City Gallery, Wellington, 14 July - 28 October 2001.
Jim and Mary Barr, When Art Hits the Headlines (National Art Gallery, 1987), pp. 28, 33.
NZ Listener, October 15, 1988, p. 57.
NZ Listener, February 14, 1976, p. 22.
Kevin Ireland, Aaron Lister and Damian Skinner: A Tourist in Paradise Lost, The Art of Michael Illingworth (Wellington, 2001), pl. 6, 56.
Cathy Wylie, 'The Colour Imperative', in ibid.
NZ Herald, Letters to the Editor, 13/3/1976; 13/3/1976; 3/4/1976; 10/4/1976 (Michael Illingworth); 24/4/1976; 1/5/1976; 5/6/1976 (Denis Cohn)
Kevin Ireland, Aaron Lister and Damian Skinner: A Tourist in Paradise Lost, The Art of Michael Illingworth (Wellington, 2001), pp. 16, 51, 54.