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An image of City building by Margo Lewers

Margo Lewers

(Australia 23 Apr 1908 – 20 Feb 1978)

Title
City building
Year
(1959)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on hardboard
Dimensions

178.0 x 122.0

Signature & date
Signed l.r., oil "Margo Lewers". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1959
Accession number
OA24.1959
Copyright
© Estate of the artist
Location
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (4)

Pamela Bell, Margo Lewers Retrospective, Sydney, 2002, 14, 28 (colour illus.), 56. cat.no. 14

Christine France, New Directions 1952-1962, 'New directions 1952-1962', pg. 7-19, Sydney, 1991, 43. cat.no. 54

Hal Missingham (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Acquisitions for 1959', Sydney, Apr 1960, 24 (illus.), 25.

Clive Turnbull, Jean Campbell and Daniel Thomas, Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 44. cat.no. 142

Exhibition history (4)

Italian Government Travelling Art Scholarship for painting (1959), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Oct 1959–Nov 1959

Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary (1962-63):

New Directions 1952-1962, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 08 Feb 1991–24 Mar 1991

Margo Lewers retrospective:

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