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Title

Drapery and wattle

1952


Artist

Grace Cossington Smith

Australia

1892 - 20 Dec 1984


Details


Date

1952


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

41.3 x 48.9 cm board; 49.0 x 56.3 x 6.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, black ink "G Cossington Smith. 52".


Credit

Marshall Bequest Fund 1955


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9126


Artist information

Grace Cossington Smith

Artist profile

Works in the collection

24


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Farmer's Blaxland Gallery, Annual Exhibition: Contemporary Group (1955), Sydney, 1955. cat.no. 55

Deborah Hart, Look, 'Grace Cossington Smith: looking bakc at a life of colour and light', pg. 28-31, Sydney, Nov 2005, 30.

Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'Cultural landscapes', pg. 56-75, Canberra, 2005, 65, 66 (colour illus.).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 8. cat.no. 18

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