Pan pipes (Image flipped); Margaret Olley; 1978; 45


The Olley Project


Pan pipes

(Image flipped)


Margaret Olley

Date Made


Medium and Materials

Oil on board

Inscription and Marks

Signed lower left: Olley


76.2 x 122cm

Subject and Association Description

Exhibition History: Margaret Olley, Holdsworth Galleries, Sydney, 17/10/1978-03/11/1978, No.4;
Margaret Olley, Art Gallery of New South Wales and tour to Brisbane and Newcastle, Sydney, 25/10/1996-05/01/1997, No. 45 (colour illus. p. 82)

Acquisition Price: 1250

Pearce, Barry. 'Margaret Olley', The Beagle Press, Sydney, 2012, p. 128 (colour) Image reversed;
France, Christine. "Margaret Olley". Craftsman House, Roseville, NSW, 1990,p, 113

The coloured image is flipped. It depicts a lute propped against a set of file drawers which is surmounted by a trumpet. The pan-pipes are on the edge of the chest in front of the lute.

Credit Line

Private collection

Object number


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