Visual artwork


In-text citations

John Brack's painting of 'The Fish Shop' shows ...1

Full note

1. John Brack, The Fish Shop, 1955, oil on composition board, 60.0 x 71.6 cm, Melbourne, Heide Museum of Modern Art.

Subsequent notes

3. Brack, The Fish Shop.

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