Psychedelic Painting [study] 1978 [W/P]

Synthetic polymer paint, pencil and ink on paper, 40.9 x 64.9

signed and dated [l.l., in pencil: ‘Arkley 78’]

New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, N.S.W. [1981.32]

A Spray research card c.1996 (with ID photo: copy in Arkley’s files) notes original value of $300 and details as listed here, confirmed by Caroline Downer, interim director, NERAM (correspondence 10/08).

The inscribed details indicate a horizontal orientation: compare Psychedelic Painting (1978).


  • gifted by the artist to NERAM 1981