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Title

Abstract

1953


Artist

Grace Crowley

Australia

28 May 1890 - 21 Apr 1979


Details


Date

1953


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

61.0 x 87.3 cm board; 66.4 x 92.5 x 3.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, black oil "GRACE CROWLEY -/53".


Credit

Bequest of the artist 1980


Accession number

126.1980


Artist information

Grace Crowley

Artist profile

Works in the collection

32


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Jill Skyes, Look, 'Grace Crowley: a relationship hidden in the archives', pg. 26-27, Sydney, Sep 2010, 26, 27. General reference, article relates to Dianne Ottley's 'Grace Crowley's Contribution to Australian Modernism and Geometric Abstraction'.

Jane Somerville, Look, 'Setting the record straight', pg. 15-17, Sydney, Mar 2007, 17 (colour illus.).

Elena Taylor, Grace Crowley: being modern, Canberra, 2006, 4 (colour illus.), 43, 62.

Daniel Thomas AM (Curator), Project 4: Grace Crowley, Sydney, 1975. cat.no. 35

Natalie Wilson, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Grace Crowley / Ralph Balson / Frank Hinder / Margel Hinder', pg. 88-103, Sydney, 2002, 2 (colour illus., detail), 90, 91 (colour illus.), 142, 147.

Grace Crowley's contribution to Australian modernism and geometric abstraction, 'Partnership in abstraction', pg. 105-130, Newcastle upon Tyne, 2010, 127, 128 (illus.). figure 5.6