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An image of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister by Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

(Australia 1892 – 20 Dec 1984)

Title
Margaret Smith, the artist's sister
Other titles:
Portrait of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister
Place of origin
Australia
Year
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
Accession number
DA6.1967
Copyright
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

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.

Exhibition history (6)

Acquisitions 1967, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Mar 1968–01 Apr 1968

Project 21 - Womens images of women (1977), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1977–13 Nov 1977

Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000

Bodyline, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, 03 Feb 2001–08 Apr 2001

Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):