Unmasking Sidney Nolan's Ned Kelly: X-ray fluorescence Conservation Imaging, Art Historical Interpretation and Virtual Reality Visualisation

Andrew Yip, Paula Dredge, Daryl Howard, Kendrah Morgan

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Abstract

Sidney Nolan’s 1945 painting Ned Kelly: ‘Nobody knows anything about my case except myself’ (hereafter Nobody knows) is one of the earliest instances of the artist’s use of the iconic black square motif to represent the mask of Australia’s most notorious bushranger.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)147-161
Number of pages15
JournalAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Art
Volume17
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Keywords

  • Virtual Reality
  • Paintings Conservation
  • Museums
  • Sidney Nolan
  • Ned Kelly
  • X-ray fluoroscopy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Conservation
  • Museology
  • Visual Arts and Performing Arts

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    Sidney Nolan's Ned Kelly Unmasked: Virtual Reality

    Yip, A., Jan 2017

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    Prizes

    Museums and Galleries Australia National Award

    Andrew Yip (Recipient), 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

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