File F3732 - Peter Lyssiotis Papers

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Peter Lyssiotis Papers


  • 2004-[2016] (Creation)

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2 parcels.

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Biographical history

Born in Cyprus. Arrived in Australia in 1954. Melbourne artist known for this artists' books and photomontage.

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Previously titled: Papers, 2004-[2016]
Previously titled: Papers, 2009-[2011]

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Prints from artist's books, notes.

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Items 1 - 9: prints from 'Men of flowers'
Item 10: notes titled 'More more more'
Item 11: notes titled 'A view from my darkroom (Letter to Lorca)'
Item 12: notes titled 'Birds from Byzantium'
Item 13: prints from 'A gardener at midnight'.
Item 14: notes titled 'Never alone (each & every night)'
Item 15: notes titled ' Political photomonteurs can give you the courage to throw bricks'
Item 16: notes titled 'In these great times'
Item 17: notes titled 'A modern forest'
Item 18: notes titled 'If his voice be true'
Item 19: notes titled 'Eyewitness'
Item 20: prints from 'Visbytes'.

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Unrestricted access.

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  • English

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Libraries Australia ID

63011752 ; 52341764

OCLC Number

1096574036 ; 867012358

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Revised, Linda Justo, 2-Jul-2021. Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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