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An image of Kurrajong (The citrus orchard) by Adelaide Perry

Adelaide Perry

(Australia 23 Jun 1891 – 19 Nov 1973)

Kurrajong (The citrus orchard)
Other titles:
Orchard at Kurrajong N.S.W.
Citrus Orchard
(circa 1929)
Media category
Materials used
linocut, printed in black ink on thin ivory laid paper

15.0 x 22.1 cm blockmark (irreg.); 18.2 x 25.5 cm sheet (irreg.)

Signature & date
Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "A.E.P". Not dated.
Purchased 1975
Accession number
© Adelaide Perry Estate
Not on display
Bibliography (10)

Art Gallery of Ballarat, Outlines of Australian printmaking: prints of Australia from the last third of the 18th century until the present time, Ballarat, 1976. 192; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.

Roger Arthur Butler and Chris Deutscher, A survey of Australian relief prints 1900/1950, Armadale, 1978, 35 (illus.). 55; NOTE: This print may be the Gallery's impression.

Roger Arthur Butler, Sydney by design: wood and linoblock prints by Sydney women artists between the wars, Canberra, 1995, 35 (illus.), 48. Collection of National Gallery of Australia

Roger Arthur Butler, Printed images by Australian artists 1885-1955, Canberra, 2007, 176, 177.

Helen Campbell, Colour, rhythm, design: wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, 'Introduction', pg. 2, Sydney, 2010, 9 (colour illus.).

Nicholas Draffin, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 13, 62 (illus.).

Josef Lebovic, Masterpieces of Australian printmaking, Paddington, 1987, 98, 99 (illus.). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.

Josef Lebovic, Australian women printmakers, 'Foreword', pg. 2, Paddington, 1988, (illus.), 11. 93; titled 'Kurrajong'; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.

Gill Lumsden, Overlooked but not forgotten: Adelaide Elizabeth Perry and her students, Canberra, 1995, (illus.). 15; titled 'Orchard at Kurrajong N.S.W.'; Collection of Swan/Jackson; not paginated

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 29], Sydney, Sep 1929, 11 (illus.). titled 'Citrus Orchard'

Exhibition history (2)

Australian Collection Focus: Colour, Rhythm, Design - wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Mar 2010–11 Jul 2010

Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia’s Blue Mountains, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Gallery, Katoomba, 17 Nov 2012–03 Feb 2013