Still life in green
24 Jun 1923 - 25 Jul 2011
From the Gallery Shop
oil on cardboard
63.0 x 72.0 cm board; 81.5 x 91.3 x 7.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, white oil "Olley 47".
Jean Cameron Gordon Bequest Fund in memory of her mother Mary Gordon 2001
Not on display
© Estate of Margaret Olley
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Margaret Olley (1948), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 30 Jun 1948–12 Jul 1948
The art of Margaret Olley (1990):
The Australian exhibition 1909 - 1998 paintings, Brian Moore Gallery, Paddington, 12 Dec 2000–27 Jan 2001
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Margaret Olley and Donald Friend (2006):
A shared obsession: Margaret Olley & Fred Jessup, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah, 28 Jun 2019–17 Nov 2019
The Mystery of Things; Margaret Olley & David Strachan, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah
Referenced in 6 publications
Our Art Critic., The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Massive forms in Margaret Olley pictures', Sydney, 30 Jun 1948, page unknown. Macquarie Galleries exhibition review.
Christine France, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Donald Friend / Margaret Olley', pg. 128-139, Sydney, 2002, 134 (colour illus.), 135, 145, 147.
Christine France, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1990, 142 (illus.), 179. figure no. 9; Collection: Patricia Bennet, Sydney
Tatlock Miller., Sun, 'Margaret Olley and group show', Sydney, 30 Jun 1948, page unknown. Macquarie Galleries exhibition review. General reference to still lifes in this exhibition.
Barry Pearce, Look, ‘Margaret Olley’, pg. 24-25, Sydney, Mar 2012, 24 (colour illus.).
Meg Stewart, Margaret Olley: far from a still life, Milsons Point, 2005, 162, 185, between 302 & 303 (colour illus.), 512.