Milan Mrkusich, Golden Passive Element
oil on canvas, 1967
title inscribed and signed verso; original Headlands exhibition label affixed verso
700 x 700mm
Purchased from Petar/James Gallery circa July 1978, as agent for an undisclosed principal.
'Elements, Explorations & Oppositions', Shed 11, Wellington 7 September - 28 October 1990.
'Headlands: Thinking through New Zealand Art', Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney 1992 (touring to Auckland and Dunedin)
'Hit Parade: Contemporary Art from the Paris Family Collection', Wellington City Art Gallery, 13 December 1992 - 28 March 1993.
'Manufacturing Meaning', Adam Art Gallery, Victoria University, Wellington, 15 August 1999 - 15 February 2000.
Stuart McKenzie, Manufacturing Meaning (Wellington, 1999), unpaginated.
Mary Barr (ed), Headlands: Thinking through New Zealand Art (Sydney, 1992), p. 58.
Alan Wright, Art New Zealand, No. 82, p. 47.