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Kurrajong (The citrus orchard)

(circa 1929)


Adelaide Perry


23 Jun 1891 - 19 Nov 1973


Other Titles

Orchard at Kurrajong N.S.W.

Citrus Orchard



(circa 1929)

Media category


Materials used

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.


Purchased 1975

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Artist information

Adelaide Perry

Works in the collection


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history

Referenced in 10 publications


Art Gallery of Ballarat, Outlines of Australian printmaking: prints of Australia from the last third of the 18th century until the present time, Ballarat, 1976. 192; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.

Roger Arthur Butler and Chris Deutscher, A survey of Australian relief prints 1900/1950, Armadale, 1978, 35 (illus.). 55; NOTE: This print may be the Gallery's impression.

Roger Arthur Butler, Printed images by Australian artists 1885-1955, Canberra, 2007, 176, 177.

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

Helen Campbell, Colour, rhythm, design: wood & lino cuts of the 20s & 30s, 'Introduction', pg. 2, Sydney, 2010, 9 (colour illus.).

Nicholas Draffin, Australian woodcuts and linocuts of the 1920s and 1930s, South Melbourne, 1976, 13, 62 (illus.).

Josef Lebovic, Masterpieces of Australian printmaking, Sydney, 1987, 98, 99 (illus.). NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.

Josef Lebovic, Australian women printmakers, 'Foreword', pg. 2, Sydney, 1988, (illus.), 11. 93; titled 'Kurrajong'; NOTE: this is not the AGNSW impression.

Gill Lumsden, Overlooked but not forgotten: Adelaide Elizabeth Perry and her students, Canberra, 1995, (illus.). 15; titled 'Orchard at Kurrajong N.S.W.'; Collection of Swan/Jackson; not paginated

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 29], Sydney, Sep 1929, 11 (illus.). titled 'Citrus Orchard'