Argyle diamond mine

Argyle diamond mine

natural pigments and binder on canvas
90.3 x 159.5 cm

inscribed verso u.l.: ‘160 x 90 / 4.6.97’, ‘“ARGYLE/ DIAMOND MINE”; l.l.: ‘QM1151’; l.l.: ‘Queenie’
Accession No. 2002.50
© The Estate of Queenie McKenzie


Narrangunny Art Traders, cat. QM1151, until; Chapman Gallery, Canberra, until; purchased by private collection, Canberra, until; purchased 3 December 2002 by Cbus from Modern + Contemporary, Shapiro, Sydney, lot 197.


Kate Ravenswood, ‘Imaging and abstracting country: Queenie McKenzie, Rover Thomas and the Warmun school’, Brought to light II: contemporary Australian art 1966–2006 from the Queensland Art Gallery collection, by Lynne Seear and Julie Ewington, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 2007