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Title

Sketch Club, 215A George St (Sketch Club: for painting of 1978, from sketches circa 1935),

1978


Artist

Grace Crowley

Australia

28 May 1890 - 21 Apr 1979


Details


Date

1978


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil, pen, light watercolour and collage on buff card


Dimensions

28.9 x 41.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., ink pen, "G.A.C. 1978" .


Credit

Gift of Grace Buckley 1982


Location

Not on display


Accession number

190.1982.66


Artist information

Grace Crowley

Artist profile

Works in the collection

32


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Sarah Thomas, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'The Sydney schools: Dorrit Black's Modern Art Centre and the Crowley-Fizelle School', pg. 262-265, Sydney, 2013, 264 (colour illus.), 311, 321.

Helen Topliss, Modernism and Feminism Australian Women Artists 1900-1940, Sydney, 1996, 78, 76 (illus.). Claims the work was started in 1935 and completed in 1978 when infact the inscription on the work suggest the work was drawn in 1978 from sketches of 1935.