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An image of Gum blossoms by Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

(Australia 1892 – 20 Dec 1984)

Title
Gum blossoms
Other titles:
Flowerpiece
Gum blossom
Year
(circa 1942)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on paperboard
Dimensions

57.2 x 47.5 cm board; 68.2 x 58.4 x 3.7 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, black ink "G Cossington Smith". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1943
Accession number
7329
Copyright
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (2)

Bernard William Smith, Place, taste and tradition: a study of Australian art since 1788, 'The modern movement in Australia', pg. 181-213, South Melbourne, 1979, 182, 185 (illus.). plate no. 64; titled 'Flowerpiece'

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 522 (illus.). titled 'Gum blossom'

Exhibition history (2)

Eighteenth annual exhibition of the Contemporary Group (1943), Blaxland Gallery, Sydney, 06 Jul 1943–16 Jul 1943

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