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An image of The prince by Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

(Australia 1892 – 20 Dec 1984)

Title
The prince
Place of origin
TurramurraSydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
(1920)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas on hardboard
Dimensions

35.4 x 30.7 cm board; 48.9 x 43.2 x 3.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed u.l. corner, black ink "G.Cossington Smith". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1967
Accession number
OA6.1967
Copyright
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Location
20th & 21st c Australian art
Bibliography (7)

Deborah Edwards., Australian Collection Focus: Grace Cossington Smith The Lacquer Room 1935-36, 'Secular light and the curve of the chairs', Sydney, 1999.

Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'A room of her own', pg. 11-25, Canberra, 2005, 20 (colour illus.), 21-22, 114, 127, 175.

Bruce James, Grace Cossington Smith, 'Centre of a city', pg. 53-61, Sydney, 1990, 53 (illus.), 54, 56, 167. fig.no. 23

Brian Ladd and Alan Krell, The Artist & the City, Sydney, 1983, 6. cat.no. 3

Catherine Speck, Painting ghosts: Australian women artists in wartime, Melbourne, 2004, 95-96, 97 (colour illus.), 194, 230. illus.no. 53

Daniel Thomas, Art and Australia, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 300-312, Sydney, Mar 1967.

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 514 (illus.), 515, 519.

Exhibition history (8)

Forty-first Annual Exhibition of the Royal Art Society of New South Wales (1920), Exhibition Gallery Department of Public Instruction, Sydney, Aug 1920 -

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

Grace Cossington Smith (1973-74):

The Artist and the City:

Images of Sydney and Environs 1850-1950 (1985), New South Wales House, London, Mar 1985–May 1985

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