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Title

Daisies

(circa 1933)


Artist

Gladys Gibbons

Australia

25 Dec 1903 - 02 Nov 1969


About

Gladys Gibbons studied design (which included linocutting as an exercise in simplification) at Julian Ashton's Sydney Art School under Thea Proctor, who became a lifelong friend. Gibbons exhibited her linocuts throughout the 1920s and 30s, later pursuing a career as an art teacher at secondary schools in Sydney and Melbourne.


Details


Date

(circa 1933)


Media category

Print


Materials used

linocut, printed in black ink on thin ivory laid tissue


Edition

from unknown edition


Dimensions

26.2 x 23.5 cm blockmark (irreg.); 29.9 x 26 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.r., pencil "Gladys Gibbons." Not dated.


Credit

Gift of George Soutter and John Yu 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

58.2008


Artist information

Gladys Gibbons

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Helen Campbell, Colour, rhythm, design: wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, 'Introduction', pg. 2, Sydney, 2010, 12 (colour illus.).

Macquarie Galleries, (Contemporary Group Exhibition), Sydney, 1933, (illus.). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.