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Title

Wildflowers

(1940)


Artist

Grace Cossington Smith

Australia

1892 - 20 Dec 1984


Details


Date

(1940)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on paperboard


Dimensions

62.5 x 51.0 cm board; 73.2 x 61.4 x 3.8 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, black ink "G.Cossington Smith". Not dated.


Credit

Gift of twenty admirers of the artist's work 1940


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7002


Artist information

Grace Cossington Smith

Artist profile

Works in the collection

24


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Deborah Hart, Look, 'Grace Cossington Smith: looking bakc at a life of colour and light', pg. 28-31, Sydney, Nov 2005, 30.

Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'Cultural landscapes', pg. 56-75, Canberra, 2005, 64 (colour illus.), 67.

Mervyn Horton (Editor), Art and Australia, Sydney, Mar 1967, 309 (illus.).

Grahame Kime., Flora: still life moving fast, 'Flora still moving fast', Gymea, 2008, (colour illus.). not paginated

NAKADA Masaaki (Editor), Dômo - Australian Living Handbook, Japan, 1999, 17 (colour illus.). plate no. 3

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 11. cat.no. 18

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 9. cat.no. 50

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 521 (illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 45. cat.no. 112; titled 'Australian Wildflowers'.