oil on hardboard
76.0 x 102.0 cm board; 93.0 x 118.0 x 4.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Olley". Not dated.
Gift of the artist 2001
Not on display
© Margaret Olley
Where the work was made
Shown in 7 exhibitions
The art of Margaret Olley (1990):
- S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney 03 Aug 1990–09 Sep 1990
- Brisbane City Hall Art Gallery and Museum, Brisbane 15 Sep 1990–07 Oct 1990
- Lismore Regional Art Gallery, Lismore 13 Oct 1990–17 Nov 1990
Margaret Olley: recent paintings (1994), Browse & Darby, London, 30 Nov 1994–23 Dec 1994
The French Embrace, Alliance Francaise de Sydney, 14 Jun 1995–08 Jul 1995
Margaret Olley Retrospective (1996-97):
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 25 Oct 1996–05 Jan 1997
- Brisbane City Hall Art Gallery and Museum, Brisbane 17 Jan 1997–23 Feb 1997
- Newcastle Region Art Gallery, Newcastle 19 Apr 1997–08 Jun 1997
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Margaret Olley and Donald Friend (2006):
It's all about the light: works by Margaret Olley from public collections, Tweed River Regional Art Gallery, 11 Jan 2013–18 Apr 2013
Referenced in 9 publications
Glenn R. Cooke, The world of Antiques & Art, 'Margaret Olley: a tribute for her 80th year', pg. 24-34, Bondi Junction, Feb 2003-Jul 2003, 32 (colour illus.).
Christine France., Margaret Olley, 'Foreword', London, 1994, front cover (colour illus.). cat.no. 1; not paginated
Christine France, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Donald Friend / Margaret Olley', pg. 128-139, Sydney, 2002, 145.
Christine France, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1990, 53, 130, 131 (colour illus.), 179. plate no. 35
Bettina MacAulay., Art and Australia (Vol. 28, No. 3), 'Nature, life and Margaret Olley', Sydney, Autumn 1991, 357 (colour illus.), 358.
Barry Pearce, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1996, 98 (colour illus., detail), 99 (colour illus.), 121. plate no. 60
Meg Stewart, Margaret Olley: far from a still life, Milsons Point, 2005, 472, 505.
Christine France; ‘Exhibition list of works’., It’s all about the light: works by Margaret Olley from public collections, ‘It’s all about the light: works by Margaret Olley from public collections’, Murwillumbah, 2013, (colour illus.). not paginated
Editor Unknown (Editor), Oz Arts magazine [issue 12], Wentworth Falls, Sep 1995-Dec 1995, front cover (colour illus., detail), 7 (colour illus., detail), back cover (colour illus., detail).