ordinary setting, made interesting through the use of lines, and positive and negative shapes
Devoid of sensuality, John Brack's nudes stand eery and angular on canvases heavy with meaning.
Kym Bonython portrait by John Brack, 1963
John Brack, The Scissors Shop
John Brack, particularly his paintings of family, 'The baby drinking’ 1955 I love Brack’s frank raw style and sardonic humour. Here he captures the expression of contentment in just one eye of a baby, while the huge adult hand conceals the other eye.
John Brack ~ The Barber's Shop, 1952
John Brack ~ Portrait of a Man (Fred Williams), 1958
John Brack Art Lesson
John Brack (Australian “In the Corner” - 1973 Oil on canvas, x cm
Paintings - Cecil John (John) Brack - Page 5 - Australian Art Auction Records