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A.M.E. Bale

(Australia 11 Nov 1875 – 14 Feb 1955)

Last of the season
Other titles:
The Last of the Season
Still life with flowers
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

43.5 x 37.0 cm stretcher; 57.0 x 49.2 x 6.4 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "A.M.E. BALE/ 1921".
Purchased 1922
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Deborah Edwards, Daphne Wallace, Margo Neale, Victoria Lynn and Sandra Byron, Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1995.

Anna Elias, Art and Australia (vol. 32, no. 1), 'Useless Beauty', pg. 66-72, Killara, Spring 1994, 69 (colour illus.).

Tracey Lock-Weir, Misty moderns: Australian tonalists 1915-1950, 'Max Meldrum and Australian modernism', pg. 89-110, Adelaide, 2008, 98 (colour illus.), 133. NOTE: Refer to Meldrum in Sydney section.

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 1], Sydney, Aug 1922, (illus.). not paginated, Titled 'The Last of the Season' Advertisement for 'The New Art Salon', directed by Basil Burdett: 'Announces an Exhibition of the Oil Paintings of Miss A.M.E. Bale, of Melbourne, at the Salon from August 9th to 19th ... at their New Gallery, 219 George St., Sydney. Opp. Bulletin Office.'

Exhibition history (1)

Misty Moderns: Australian Tonalism 1915-1950: