Portrait d'une Macedonienne Portrait de Femme La Macédonienne
oil on canvas
130.3 x 97.4 cm stretcher; 152.5 x 119.5 x 6.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black paint "Lurçat 27".
© Jean Lurçat/ADAGP. Licensed by Viscopy, Australia
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Paintings by Jean Lurçat, The Lefevre Gallery, London, May 1930–May 1930
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 18 Feb 1958–16 Mar 1958
French art from Australian collections, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, Jun 1959–Jul 1959
Paintings by European masters: Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960, National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 12 Mar 1960–26 Mar 1960
Matisse and the moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Apr 2015–25 Oct 2015
Modernists: Selections from the European Collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Nov 2015–10 Jul 2016
Collector unknown, Ryves acquired the painting from a friend (an agent of Lurçat) who brought it to Sydney in 1957
Jim Ryves, Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Jim Ryves 1957
Referenced in 7 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, col illus p 47.
Gérard Denizeau and Simone Lurçat, L'oeuvre peint de Jean Lurçat: catalogue raisonné 1910–1965, Lausanne, 1998, pp 50, XIV, 320, no 1927–38.
European Masters', The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960: Souvenir catalogue of special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Paintings, Adelaide, 1960, no 5.
Queensland Art Gallery, French art from Australian collections, Brisbane, 1959, no 52.
The Lefevre Gallery, Paintings by Jean Lurçat, London, May 1930, no 8.
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1957, illus pl 92.
Editor Unknown (Editor), Illustrated London News, 'The art that is new', London, 17 May 1930, illus p 893. as 'Portrait de Femme' at the artist's first London exhibition at Lefevre Gallery