Visible Mysteries no. 8, 1968

Record number
cm000312
Title
Visible Mysteries no. 8
Date
1968
Medium
synthetic polymer paint
Support
hardboard
Dimensions
1219 x 608 mm
Inscriptions
GRANT THAT WHAT WE HAVE RECEIVED IN VISIBLE MYSTERIES / WE MAY OBTAIN IN ITS INVISIBLE EFFECT. (brushpoint, b.l.-b.c.); Colin McCahon / NO. 8 Sept. 68. (brushpoint, b.r.); Colin / McCahon / Sept '68 / Visible / Mysteries / No. 8 (on reverse)
Accession number
C1994/1/177
Exhibition history

1968 Colin McCahon
Barry Lett Galleries
Auckland
14/10/1968 - 25/10/1968

1991 Cross Currents: Contemporary New Zealand and Australian Art from the Chartwell Collection
Waikato Museum of Art and History
Hamilton
14/7/1991 - 25/8/1991

2004 McCahon's Visible Mysteries
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Auckland
6/11/2004 - 22/5/2005

2009 Picturing History: Goldie to Cotton
Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki
Auckland
25/4/2009 - 21/2/2010

2011 Oceania: An Unprecedented Glimpse into the Soul of the Pacific
City Gallery Wellington
Wellington
6/8/2011 - 6/11/2011

Notes
The title and inscription are from the Post-Communion Prayer for Ascenscion Thursday, from the New Sunday Missal (Catholic Book Publishing Co, New York, 1961)