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An image of Bush at evening by Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

(Australia 1892 – 20 Dec 1984)

Bush at evening
Media category
Materials used
oil on hardboard

61.0 x 45.7 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l.c. "G Cossington Smith '47".
Purchased 1948
Accession number
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Deborah Edwards, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Landscapes of modernity 1920s-40s', pg. 216-235, Sydney, 2013, 222, 233 (colour illus.), 316, 324.

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 28 (illus.). 25

Bruce James, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'In the shadow of the master', pg. 3, North Sydney, 28 Nov 1998, 3. This appears in the Spectrum section of the newspaper.

Tony MacDougall (Editor), Australian Encyclopaedia Vol. 6, Terrey Hills, 1996, 2335 (colour illus.).

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 27 (colour illus.), 31. 38

Virginia Spate, Art Monthly Australia, 'Amazing Grace: Thoughts inspired by the Grace Cossington Smith exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra', pg. 22-30, Acton, Aug 2005, 28 (colour illus.).

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

Exhibition history (5)

Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1948), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 21 Aug 1948–08 Sep 1948

Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Australia, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986

Australian Painters Seeing Cézanne, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998–17 Jan 1999

Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):

Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013