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An image of Recto: Sketch for 'The mask'
Verso: unfinished male portrait; oil by George W Lambert

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

Title
Recto: Sketch for 'The mask' Verso: unfinished male portrait; oil
Other titles:
Study for The mask
Year
(circa 1911)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

53.0 x 43.3 cm stretcher; 72.2 x 62.0 x 7.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed u.l. corner verso on stretcher, black charcoal "Geo. Lambert".
Credit
Gift of the Society of Artists in memory of Sydney Ure Smith 1950
Accession number
8474
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Julian Ashton, The Art of George W Lambert, Sydney, 1924, (illus.). Related work: plate no. 36

Anne Gray, Painted women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, 'Genuine style - George Lambert's women', pg. 19-21, Western Australia, 1998, 43. cat.no. 38

Anne McLaughlin, People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation, 'People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation', pg. 10-33, Dubbo, 2001, 23-24, 38. titled 'Study for The mask'

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 06 Jun 1911.

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1950, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Feb 1951–22 Apr 1951

Painted Women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, Perth, 24 Jul 1998–13 Sep 1998

People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation: