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An image of Girl resting by Mildred Lovett

Mildred Lovett

(Australia 13 Sep 1880 – 23 Mar 1955)

Girl resting
Other titles:
circa 1929
Media category
Materials used
pencil, watercolour

26.5 x 37.9 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, pencil "M. Lovett.". Not dated.
Purchased 1957
Accession number
© Estate of Mildred Lovett
Not on display
Bibliography (9)

Janine Burke, Australian women artists 1840-1940, Collingwood, 1980, 117 (illus.). plate no. 40

Jean Campbell, Australian watercolour painters: 1780 to the present day, 'Contemporary stirrings in Sydney', pg. 138-149, Roseville, 1989, 149 (illus.).

Jean Campbell, Australian watercolour painters 1780-1980, Adelaide, 1983, 138 (illus.).

Mary Eagle, Australian Modern Painting Between the Wars 1914-1939, 'Quest', pg. 104-113, Sydney, 1989, 108 (colour illus.). plate no. 77

Ewing and George Paton Galleries, Australian women artists: One hundred years 1840-1940, Melbourne, 1975, illus.. 35

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 50 (colour illus.), 119. 50

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. 47

S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Thirties and Australia, Sydney, 1980. 54

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 29], 'The contemporary group of Australian artists', Sydney, Sep 1929, illus.. plate no. 29; titled "Girl's head"

Exhibition history (8)

Autumn exhibition of the Contemporary Group (1929), Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney, Autumn 1929 -

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Feb 1958–16 Mar 1958

unknown, Ewing and George Paton Galleries, Australia, 02 Sep 1975–27 Sep 1975

The Thirties and Australia, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 19 Jun 1980–13 Jul 1980

Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1989–25 Jun 1989

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:

(Contemporary Group Exhibition 1929), Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney

(Autumn Exhibition 1957), Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney

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