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Title

Mine tunnel


Artist

Margo Lewers

Australia

23 Apr 1908 - 20 Feb 1978


Details


Date

1956


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

91.5 x 137.2 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., oil "Margo Lewers 56".


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9251


Artist information

Margo Lewers

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 32 (colour illus.).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1956 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 8. cat.no. 10

Laurie Thomas, Modern Australian painting and sculpture: a survey of Australian art from 1950-1960, 'Introduction', pg. 1-10, Adelaide, 1960, 66 (illus.).

Clive Turnbull, Jean Campbell and Daniel Thomas, Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 44, 91 (illus.) [note this illustration has been reproduced upside-down]. cat.no. 141

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Australian Paining: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat.no. 149

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 12 Sep 1956.

Gerald and Margo Lewers (1956), Sydney, 1956. cat.no. 31