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Title

In the penumbra of perfumes and songs


Artist

Margaret Woodward

Australia

1938 -


About

This work was a finalist in the 1994 Dobell Prize and was acquired by the Gallery in 1994.


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

1993


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil, charcoal, ink, pastel, scraping out on paper on white wove paper laminated onto canvas


Dimensions

145.0 x 145.0 cm sheet; 159.5 x 159.5 x 6.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., charcoal "Woodward 94".


Credit

Gift of Dr Roderick Bain 1994


Location

Not on display


Accession number

201.1994


Dobell Prize for Drawing (discontinued)

- 1994


Artist information

Margaret Woodward

Works in the collection

4


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Helen Campbell, Contemporary Australian Drawing: 20 years of the Dobell Prize for Drawing, ‘Other works acquired from the Dobell Prize for Drawing’ compiled, pg. 62-72, Sydney, 2012, 11, 72 (illus.), 74.

Isabel Hendriksen, Margaret Woodward: inside looking out, Parramatta, 2003, 41-41, 43 (illus.), 68.

Gavin Fry, Margaret Woodward: paintings 1950-2002, Sydney, 2003, 114 (illus.). cat.no. 103

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'A fine harvest of drawings: legacy of an exceptional draughtsman', pg. 28-31, Sydney, Nov 2011, 31.