National retrospective touring exhibition of David Strachan’s paintings and etchings. Curated by Daniel Thomas for the Art Gallery of New South Wales. Because of Strachan’s family connection with Ballarat, the exhibition opened at the Ballarat Fine Art Gallery, before travelling to the Art Gallery of South Australia , Temporary Exhibition Facility of the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board, Canberra (3 May – 27 May 1973, Art Gallery of New South Wales (14 June – 15 July 1973) Queensland Art Gallery (26 July – 23 August 1973)
Because Strachan had died so suddenly, this exhibition served as a eulogy from his many friends.
The exhibition was accompanied by a detailed catalogue, with an extensive biographical essay by Daniel Thomas. It has a colour cover and black and white illustrations of all works.