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Title

Rushing


Artist

Grace Cossington Smith

Australia

1892 - 20 Dec 1984


Details


Date

(circa 1922)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on paperboard


Dimensions

65.6 x 91.3 cm board; 82.3 x 106.9 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, black oil "G.COSSINGTON.SMITH". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1967


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA8.1967


Artist information

Grace Cossington Smith

Works in the collection

24


Shown in 10 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 21 publications

Bibliography


Robin Bruckner, Art and Design Book 1, Sydney, 1995, 129 (illus.).

Louise Chamberlin, Art In Sight, Sydney, 1996, 141, 144, 145, 149, 151, 155, 171.

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

Graham Ferres and Susan Ferres, Mouse Art: Creating Art On The Computer, Sydney, 1998, (colour illus.). plate no. 12; NOTE: image located between pages 56-57

Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'A room of her own', pg. 11-25, Canberra, 2005, 21 (colour illus.), 22, 113, 114 (colour illus.), 127-128, 175.

Bruce James, Grace Cossington Smith, 'Centre of a city', pg. 53-61, Sydney, 1990, 54, 55 (colour illus.), 161. plate no. 18

Bruce James, Australian painters of the twentieth century, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 40-51, Sydney, 2000, 43.

Craig Judd, Viewpoints: visual arts case studies, 'Aspects of figuration in Australian art 1788-1996', pg. 61-77, Port Melbourne, 1998, 71 (colour illus.). fig.no. 7.10

Brian Ladd and Alan Krell, The Artist & the City, Sydney, 1983, 6, 7 (illus.). cat.no. 4

D.H. Lawrence, Kangaroo, London, 1997, front cover (illus.).

Tony Lenten, City art, Victoria, 1978, 29 (illus.).

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Grace Cossington Smith', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 31; not paginated

Denise Mimmocchi, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Making Sydney modern: the artistic shaping of the postwar city', pg. 66-85, Sydney, 2013, 83 (colour illus.), 316.

Drusilla Modjeska, Stravinsky's lunch, 'To Paint What She Saw: Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 203-334, Sydney, 1999, (colour illus.). plate no. 23

John Slater, Through artists' eyes: Australian suburbs and their cities 1919-1945, 'Continuity and change', pg. 35-70, Melbourne, 2004, 69, 70, 98, 99 (colour illus.), 100. illus.no. 81

Ann Stephen, Modern times: the untold story of modernism in Australia, '6 The body at the scene of Modernism', pg. 44-55, Sydney, 2008, 45 (colour illus., detail), 46 (colour illus.).

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 516 (illus.), 517.

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

Donald Williams, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 1995, 103 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), 1967 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1967, 21. cat.no. 25

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Australasian, Melbourne, 18 Aug 1923, page unknown. Review of the 'Royal Art Society of New South Wales 44th Annual Exhibition' held at the Department of Public Instruction, 11 August 1923, cat.no. 90 'Rushing' 15 guineas.