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Title

Recto: Sketch for 'The mask' Verso: unfinished male portrait; oil

(circa 1911)


Artist

George W Lambert

Russia, Australia

1873 - 1930


Details


Other Title

Study for The mask


Date

(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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8474


Artist information

George W Lambert

Works in the collection

97


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


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.