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Title

The refugees


Artist

Grace Cossington Smith

Australia

1892 - 20 Dec 1984


Details


Date

(circa 1918)


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil on paper


Dimensions

29.0 x 35.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r.corner, pencil "G. COSSINGTON SMITH". Not dated.


Credit

Thea Proctor Memorial Fund 1972


Location

Not on display


Accession number

12.1972


Artist information

Grace Cossington Smith

Works in the collection

24


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'A room of her own', pg. 11-25, Canberra, 2005, 14, 15 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, 40 (illus.). cat.no. 27

Ros Pesman, Duty Free - Australian Women Abroad, Sydney, 1996.

John Slater, Through artists' eyes: Australian suburbs and their cities 1919-1945, 'The city observed to the city experienced', pg. 71-100, Melbourne, 2004, 98, 100 (illus.). illus.no. 83

Catherine Speck, Painting ghosts: Australian women artists in wartime, Melbourne, 2004, 49 (colour illus.), 229. illus.no. 20

Anthony White, The Cambridge companion to Australian Art, 'Foreign natives: Australian Modernism 1915-1955', pg. 109-121, Port Melbourne, 2011, 110.