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Title

City rooftops


Artist

Olive Cotton

Australia

11 Jul 1911 - 27 Sep 2003


Details


Dates

1942
printed 1985


Media category

Photograph


Materials used

gelatin silver photograph


Dimensions

30.5 x 28.0 cm image; 47.3 x 37.6 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "Olive Cotton". Dated l.l. sheet, pencil "...c '42".


Credit

Purchased 1985


Location

Not on display


Accession number

415.1985


Artist information

Olive Cotton

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986. cat.no. 150

Natasha Bullock (Curator), Soft shadows and sharp lines: Australian photography from Cazneaux to Dupain, Sydney, 2002, (illus.). no pagination or catalogue numbers

Deborah Edward and Denise Mimmocchi, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Sydney moderns', pg.12-17, Sydney, 2013, 14 (illus.).

Helen Ennis, Olive Cotton, Sydney, 2000, 29 (illus.). cat.no. 44

Susannah Smith, Look, 'Women's work: their diverse and significant contribution to the modernist art scene', pg. 13-15, Sydney, Aug 2013, 14.