Kurrajong (The citrus orchard)
23 Jun 1891 - 19 Nov 1973
Orchard at Kurrajong N.S.W.
linocut, printed in black ink on thin ivory laid paper
15.0 x 22.1 cm blockmark (irreg.); 18.2 x 25.5 cm sheet (irreg.)
Signature & date
Signed l.r. beneath blockmark, pencil "A.E.P". Not dated.
Not on display
© Adelaide Perry Estate
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Australian Collection Focus: Colour, Rhythm, Design - wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 12 Mar 2010–11 Jul 2010
Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia’s Blue Mountains, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba, 17 Nov 2012–03 Feb 2013
Modern impressions; Australian prints from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Sep 2016–Jan 2017
Referenced in 10 publications
Helen Campbell, Colour, rhythm, design: wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, 'Introduction', pg. 2, Sydney, 2010, 9 (colour illus.).
Josef Lebovic, Australian women printmakers, 'Foreword', pg. 2, Sydney, 1988, (illus.), 11. cat.no. 93; titled 'Kurrajong'; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.
Sydney Ure Smith and Unknown (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 29], Sydney, Sep 1929, 11 (illus.). titled 'Citrus Orchard'
Overlooked but not forgotten: Adelaide Elizabeth Perry and her students, Canberra, 1995, (illus.). cat.no. 15; titled 'Orchard at Kurrajong N.S.W.'; Collection of Swan/Jackson; not paginated
Roger Arthur Butler, Sydney by design: wood and linoblock prints by Sydney women artists between the wars, Canberra, 1995, 35 (illus.), 48. Collection of National Gallery of Australia
Unknown, Masterpieces of Australian printmaking, Sydney, 1987, 98, 99 (illus.). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.
A survey of Australian relief prints 1900/1950, Armadale, 1978, 35 (illus.). cat.no. 55; NOTE: This print may be the Gallery's impression.
Nicholas Draffin, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 13, 62 (illus.).
Outlines of Australian printmaking: prints of Australia from the last third of the 18th century until the present time, Ballarat, 1976. cat.no. 192; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.
Roger Arthur Butler, Printed images by Australian artists 1885-1955, Canberra, 2007, 176, 177.