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An image of Portrait of Judy Barraclough by Judy Cassab

Judy Cassab

(Australia, Austria, Hungary 15 Aug 1920 – )

Portrait of Judy Barraclough
Media category
Materials used
oil on hardboard

121.3 x 90.5 cm board; 135.8 x 105.5 x 6.7 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 120.8 x 90.2 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION.

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "Judy Cassab/ 1955". Signed top c. verso on frame, pencil "Judy Cassab/ ...".
Gift of Consolidated Press Ltd on behalf of the Australian Women's Weekly to commemorate the establishment of the Australian Women's Weekly Portrait Prize 1955
Accession number
© Judy Cassab
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Edmund Capon and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (illus.). 9

Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 66 (illus.).

Joan Kerr (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 32 (colour illus.). 49. Entry by Joan Kerr. Biography by Anita Calloway pg. 326.

David Leser, The Australian women's weekly, 'The art and life of Judy Cassab', pg. 66-72, 277., Sydney, Sep 2003, 67 (colour illus.). The front cover of the September 1955 issue of 'The Australian women's weekly', which reproduced this painting after winning the portrait prize, is reproduced here.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 5. 4

Judith White, Look, 'An elegant woman', pg. 16, South Yarra, May 1999, 16 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1955, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 09 Feb 1956–29 Feb 1956

Judy Cassab survey exhibition, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 29 May 1998–28 Jun 1998