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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'.

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.

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

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.

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

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: