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An image of Landscape at Pentecost by Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

(Australia 1892 – 20 Dec 1984)

Landscape at Pentecost
Other titles:
The road [James R Lawson's sale]
Landscape at Pentecost (road and trees)
(circa 1932)
Media category
Materials used
oil on paperboard

50.0 x 56.1 cm board; 61.4 x 66.8 x 3.7 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, black ink "G.Cossington Smith". Not dated.
Purchased 1964
Accession number
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (6)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1964 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1964, 21. 23

Deborah Edwards, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Landscapes of modernity 1920s-40s', pg. 216-235, Sydney, 2013, 227 (colour illus.), 316, 324.

Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'A distinctive vision', pg. 26-55, Canberra, 2005, 50 (colour illus.), 105, 178. titled 'Landscape at Pentecost (road and trees)'

Sandra Jane, Art is ... making, creating and appreciating 2, Milton, 1999, 11 (colour illus.).

Margaret Olley and Barry Humphries, Favourites: Margaret Olley and Barry Humphries choose from public and private collections, Sydney, 2000. Catalogue entry appears in inserted list to printed catalogue

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 519 (illus.).

Exhibition history (4)

Favourites: Margaret Olley and Barry Humphries choose from Australian collections (2000), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 15 Jan 2000–27 Feb 2000

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

Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):

Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013