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An image of Tulips and wild hyacinths by George W Lambert

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

Tulips and wild hyacinths
(circa 1920)
Media category
Materials used
oil on plywood

60.7 x 52.0 cm board; 72.7 x 63.7 x 4.4 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed c. verso on wood cradle [sideways], incised/burnt into wood "(illeg.) G.W.LAMBERT.". Not dated.
Gift of Howard Hinton 1927
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

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, 30. 33; dated 1928; NOTE: exhibition label on verso of work

Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 35 (illus.).

Anne Gray, George Lambert (1873-1930) catalogue raisonné: paintings and sculpture, drawings in public collections, Perth, 1996, 123, 126, 237. P432; dated [1926]

Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 13. 77

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. 791 [Gallery No. 7]

Jade Williamson, Look, 'Brought to light: still life from the Australian collection', pg. 22-23, Newtown, Sep 2013, 22.

Exhibition history (4)

Howard Hinton memorial exhibition (1948), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1948–30 Apr 1948

Travelling Art Exhibition 1953. Still life and flower paintings by Australian artists:

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

Still life, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jul 2013–23 Apr 2014