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An image of Wonga Wonga Street, Turramurra by Grace Cossington Smith

Grace Cossington Smith

(Australia 1892 – 20 Dec 1984)

Title
Wonga Wonga Street, Turramurra
Other titles:
Road at Turramurra
Year
circa 1930
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
pencil, watercolour on paper on paperboard
Dimensions

33.0 x 25.5 cm

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, blue pencil "G. Cossington Smith". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1967
Accession number
WA2.1967
Copyright
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (10)

Hendrik Kolenberg, The Australian Watercolour Institute, 'Foreword', pg. 7, Willoughby, 2006, 7.

Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'A distinctive vision', pg. 26-55, Canberra, 2005, 30 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 16, 50-51 (colour illus.), 119. cat.no. 40

Diana Chase and Valerie Krantz, Grace Cossington Smith: a painter ahead of her time, Melbourne, 1993, 12 (illus.).

Barry Pearce and Haruo Arikawa, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 125 (colour illus.). cat.no. 74

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 73

S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Thirties and Australia, Sydney, 1980. cat.no. 55

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 518 (illus.), 519.

Editor Unknown (Editor), 1967 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1967, 31. cat.no. 44

Author Unknown, 8th Annual Exhibition of the Australian Watercolour Institute (1931), Sydney, 1931. cat.no. 52

Exhibition history (9)

Australian Watercolour Institute 8th Annual Exhibition (1931), Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 15 Apr 1931–01 May 1931

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

The Thirties and Australia, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 19 Jun 1980–13 Jul 1980

Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1989–25 Jun 1989

Two hundred years of Australian painting : Nature, people and art in the southern continent:

Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:

Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):

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