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An image of Still life in green by Margaret Olley

Margaret Olley

(Australia 22 Jun 1923 – 25 Jul 2011)

Still life in green
Media category
Materials used
oil on cardboard

63.0 x 72.0 cm board; 82.0 x 91.3 x 3.3 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, white oil "Olley 47".
Jean Cameron Gordon Bequest Fund in memory of her mother Mary Gordon 2001
Accession number
© Estate of Margaret Olley
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Our Art Critic., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Massive forms in Margaret Olley pictures', Sydney, 30 Jun 1948, page unknown. Macquarie Galleries exhibition review.

Christine France, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Donald Friend / Margaret Olley', pg. 128-139, Sydney, 2002, 134 (colour illus.), 135, 145, 147.

Christine France, Margaret Olley, Roseville, 1990, 142 (illus.), 179. figure no. 9; Collection: Patricia Bennet, Sydney

Tatlock Miller., Sun, 'Margaret Olley and group show', Sydney, 30 Jun 1948, page unknown. Macquarie Galleries exhibition review. General reference to still lifes in this exhibition.

Barry Pearce, Look, ‘Margaret Olley’, pg. 24-25, Newtown, Mar 2012, 24 (colour illus.).

Meg Stewart, Margaret Olley: far from a still life, Milsons Point, 2005, 162, 185, between 302 & 303 (colour illus.), 512.

Exhibition history (5)

Margaret Olley (1948), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 30 Jun 1948–12 Jul 1948

The art of Margaret Olley (1990):

The Australian exhibition 1909 - 1998 paintings, Brian Moore Gallery, Paddington, 12 Dec 2000–27 Jan 2001

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003

Margaret Olley and Donald Friend (2006):

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