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Title

Olympus


Artist

Norman Lindsay

Australia

23 Feb 1879 - 21 Nov 1969


Details


Date

1934


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

66.5 x 61.0 cm sheet 100.2 x 90.8 x 2.7 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, brown watercolour "NORMAN LINDSAY 1934".


Credit

Purchased 1934


Location

Not on display


Accession number

106


Artist information

Norman Lindsay

Works in the collection

99


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Lin Bloomfield, Norman Lindsay: watercolours 1897 - 1969, 'Olympus', pg. 192-193, Bungendore, 2003, 192, 193 (colour illus.), 296.

Deborah Edwards, Stampede of the Lower Gods: Classical Mythology in Australian Art, 'The New Greece / 'Delos of a coming Sun-god's race'', pg. 31-54, Sydney, Sep 1989, 54 (illus.), 65.

Gavin Fry, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'J.J. Hilder / Blamire Young / Norman Lindsay', pg. 72-87, Sydney, 2002, 86, 87 (colour illus.), 145, 147.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 45 (colour illus.), 118. cat.no. 34

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 14

Barry Pearce and Haruo Arikawa, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 117 (colour illus.). cat.no. 66