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 by design: wood and linoblock prints by Sydney women artists between the wars, Canberra, 1995, 35 (illus.), 48. Collection of National Gallery of Australia
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
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.
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.
Art in Australia [series 3, no. 29], Sydney, Sep 1929, 11 (illus.). titled 'Citrus Orchard'
Printed images by Australian artists 1885-1955, Canberra, 2007, 176, 177.