Modern Agriculture 1987

Synthetic polymer paint on canvas, 161 x 120

signed, dated and titled [on reverse: ‘Modern Agriculture / H Arkley 87’]

Coll.: unknown

Apparently first shown in HA Monash 1991. Domestic Agriculture (1987) [W/P] is a work-on-paper version.


  • Tolarno – P/C Melb. ( Sotheby’s)
  • Spray research card c.1996 identifies a Melbourne collector as the owner
  • Auctioned by Sotheby’s, Melb., 10 Nov.1997, lot 314 (ill.; est.$8-10,000; sold for $10,350 inc.buyer’s premium)


  • HA Monash 1991, cat.64 (details as above)