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An image of A bush idyll by George W Lambert

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

Title
A bush idyll
Other titles:
Girl with goat herd
Year
(1896)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

48.0 x 78.0

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Geo.W.LaMbeRT". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1896
Accession number
556
Location
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (31)

John Baily', Fifth Adelaide Festival of Arts 1968: Special exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia, 'George Washington Lambert', pg. 27-28, Adelaide, 1968, 28. cat.no. 1; dated c.1896

Ann Galbally, The Edwardians: secrets and desires, 'Reflected selves', pg. 106-121, Canberra, 2004, 116. Work refered to as 'A pastoral idyll'.

James Gleeson, Impressionist painters 1881-1930, plate 100, St Kilda, 1971, 121, 122 (colour illus.).

Grafton Galleries, Exhibition of Australian art in London, London, 1898. cat.no. 53

Anne Gray, George Lambert (1873-1930) catalogue raisonné: paintings and sculpture, drawings in public collections, Perth, 1996, iv, 2.

Anne Gray (Editor), Art and Artifice: George Lambert (1873-1930), 1996, 14 (colour illus.).

Anne Gray, A brush with the bush: George Lambert - the early years, New South Wales, 1993, front cover (colour illus.). cat.no. 3

Robert Hughes, The art of Australia, Ringwood, 1970, 97.

Arthur Jose, The Art of George W. Lambert, Sydney, 1924, 7.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'George Lambert's drawings', pg. 22-23, Newtown, Oct 2006, 22-23.

Amy Lambert, Thirty years of an artist's life : the career of G.W. Lambert, A.R.A, Sydney, 1977, 18, 19.

Lionel Lindsay, Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 7], 'George W. Lambert', pg. 2-6, Sydney, 1919, 2. titled 'Bush Idyll'

Anne McLaughlin, People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation, 'People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation', pg. 10-33, Dubbo, 2001, 3, 11 (colour illus.), 13-14, 20, 38.

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 49

Andrew Motion, The Lamberts. George, Constant & Kit, London, 1986, 24.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893. cat.no. 469, Supplement, titled 'A Bush Idyll'

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899. cat.no. 236, Oil Paintings-Australian

Lloyd O'Neil, Classic Australian paintings, South Yarra, 1983, (illus.). plate 33

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983, (colour illus.). cat.no. 13; not paginated

Ron Radford, Ladies in Landscapes, Ballarat, 1974, (illus.). cat.no. 11; sepia toned reproduction

Bernard William Smith and Terry Smith, Australian painting 1788-1990, 'Exodus 1881-1919', pg. 126-166, South Melbourne, 1991, 155 (illus.), 156. cat.no. 87

Bernard William Smith, Australian painting 1788-1970, plate 87, South Melbourne, 1971, 155 (illus.).

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 105.

William Splatt and Barbara Burton, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 86, 87 (colour illus.). plate 40

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 1.9.1891-4.5.1898, Sydney, 1891-1898, 3 September 1896.

Susan Venn, Roy and Matilda - The Golden Locket, Canterbury, 1994, (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Australian art masterpieces, plate 71, South Yarra, 1984, (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Home: an Australian quarterly, Sydney, Sep 1930, 88.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 04 Sep 1896, 4.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Sydney mail, Sydney, 12 Sep 1896, 537, 603 (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 25 Mar 1939, 21.

Exhibition history (11)

Society of Artists Spring Exhibition (1896), Cliff Gallery, Sydney, 05 Sep 1896 -

Exhibition of Australian art in London (1898), Grafton Galleries, London, 02 Apr 1898–31 Jul 1898

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953

George Washington Lambert (1968), Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 1968 -

Ladies in Landscapes:

Australian arcady: landscape paintings from the collection of the the Art Galery of New South Wales:

A brush with the bush:

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation:

"When I was young...": artists' impressions of childhood, Global Arts Link, Ipswich, 09 Nov 2002–02 Feb 2003

George Lambert retrospective: heroes & icons, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 29 Jun 2007–16 Sep 2007