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An image of Abstract by Grace Crowley

Grace Crowley

(Australia 28 May 1890 – 21 Apr 1979)

Title
Abstract
Year
1953
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

61.0 x 87.3 cm board; 66.4 x 92.5 x 3.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, black oil "GRACE CROWLEY -/53".
Credit
Bequest of the artist 1980
Accession number
126.1980
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of Grace Crowley Estate
Location
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (6)

Jill Skyes, Look, 'Grace Crowley: a relationship hidden in the archives', pg. 26-27, Newtown, Sep 2010, 26, 27. General reference, article relates to Dianne Ottley's 'Grace Crowley's Contribution to Australian Modernism and Geometric Abstraction'.

Grace Crowley's contribution to Australian modernism and geometric abstraction, 'Partnership in abstraction', pg. 105-130, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2010, 127, 128 (illus.). figure 5.6

Jane Somerville, Look, 'Setting the record straight', pg. 15-17, Newtown, Mar 2007, 17 (colour illus.).

Elena Taylor, Grace Crowley: being modern, Canberra, 2006, 4 (colour illus.), 43, 62.

Natalie Wilson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Grace Crowley / Ralph Balson / Frank Hinder / Margel Hinder', pg. 88-103, Sydney, 2002, 2 (colour illus., detail), 90, 91 (colour illus.), 142, 147.

Daniel Thomas (Curator), Project 4: Grace Crowley, Sydney, 1975. cat.no. 35

Exhibition history (6)

Contemporary Australian Painting - Pacific Loan Exhibition (1956), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Nov 1956–02 Dec 1956

Project 4 - Grace Crowley (1975), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 May 1975–08 Jun 1975

Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995

Spirit and place: art in Australia 1861-1996, Museum of Contemporary Art, Australia, 21 Nov 1996–31 Mar 1997

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

Grace Crowley: being modern: