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Title

Margaret Smith, the artist's sister


Artist

Grace Cossington Smith

Australia

1892 - 20 Dec 1984


Details


Other Title

Portrait of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister


Place where the work was made

Australia


Date

circa 1917


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil


Dimensions

38.2 x 27.9 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed lower c., pencil "G. Cossington Smith". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1967


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA6.1967


Artist information

Grace Cossington Smith

Works in the collection

24


Place

Where the work was made
Australia

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Jude Adams, Barbara Hall and Jennifer Barber, Project 21: Women's images of women, Sydney, 1977. cat.no. 42; titled 'Portrait of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Anne Gray, Grace Cossington Smith, 'The sock knitter', pg. 118-121, Canberra, 2005, 120 (colour illus.).

Jennifer Hardy, Bodyline: 100 years of Australian drawing - Education kit, Gymea, 2001, (illus.). not paginated

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, frontispiece (illus.), 49 (illus.). cat.no. 26

Hendrik Kolenberg, The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 66

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 510 (illus.), 512.