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An image of Mine tunnel by Margo Lewers

Margo Lewers

(Australia 23 Apr 1908 – 20 Feb 1978)

Mine tunnel
Media category
Materials used
oil on hardboard

91.5 x 137.2 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., oil "Margo Lewers 56".
Purchased 1956
Accession number
© Estate of the artist
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

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. 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]. 141

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

Gerald and Margo Lewers (1956), Sydney, 1956. 31

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Australian Paining: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, 149

Exhibition history (3)

Gerald and Margo Lewers, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, circa 07 Sep 1956–circa 21 Sep 1956

Orban studio: 20th anniversary exhibition of paintings by past and present students (1961), Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 26 Oct 1961–02 Nov 1961

Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary (1962-63):