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An image of Mother and child by George W Lambert

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

Mother and child
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on hardboard

64.1 x 53.3 cm board; 83.2 x 72.3 x 8.0 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 63 x 52.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "Geo.W LMERT.". Not dated.
Bequest of Ida Elizabeth Lambert 1950
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (11)

Anthony Horderns' Fine Art Gallery, Lambert Memorial Exhibition, Sydney, 1930. 122; titled 'Mrs Lambert and Child'

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, 19, 40. 31

Anne Gray (Editor), Art and Artifice: George Lambert (1873-1930), 1996, 34 (illus.). 18

Anne Gray, George Lambert (1873-1930) catalogue raisonné: paintings and sculpture, drawings in public collections, Perth, 1996, 10. P43

Anne Gray, George W. Lambert retrospective: heros and icons, Canberra, 2007, 12 (colour illus.).

Amy Lambert, Thirty years of an artist's life : the career of G.W. Lambert, A.R.A, Sydney, 1938, 38.

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'George Washington Lambert', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). 23; not paginated

New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists Jubilee exhibition, Sydney, 1951.

Ursula Prunster, Seeing is believing: the art in photography, Sydney, 1985, front cover (colour illus.). 24; not paginated

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 107.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 02 Dec 1902, 7.

Exhibition history (8)

Society of Artists - special display of Lambert's paintings (1902), Society Rooms, Union Chambers, Sydney, 1902 -

Lambert Memorial Loan Exhibition, Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 26 Nov 1930–12 Dec 1930

Society of Artists Jubilee exhibition (1951), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 01 Sep 1951–17 Sep 1951

Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977

Seeing is believing - the art in photography, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1985–19 Jan 1986

Onsight - The Expressive Image, Various venues, 12 May 1987–13 May 1988

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

George Lambert retrospective: heroes & icons, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 29 Jun 2007–16 Sep 2007