Still life with kettle
24 Jun 1923 - 25 Jul 2011
oil on canvas on hardboard
68.0 x 90.0 cm board; 84.0 x 105.0 x 2.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of the artist 2001
Not on display
© Estate of Margaret Olley
Shown in 8 exhibitions
Margaret Olley (1955), Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, 20 Apr 1955–02 May 1955
The art of Margaret Olley (1990):
Margaret Olley Retrospective (1996-97):
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Margaret Olley and Donald Friend (2006):
It's all about the light: works by Margaret Olley from public collections, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah, 11 Jan 2013–18 Apr 2013
Margaret's Gifts, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 04 Jan 2020–22 Mar 2020
The Mystery of Things; Margaret Olley & David Strachan, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah
Referenced in 7 publications
Glenn R. Cooke, The world of Antiques & Art, 'Margaret Olley: a tribute for her 80th year', pg. 24-34, Bondi Junction, Feb 2003-Jul 2003, 26.
Christine France, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Donald Friend / Margaret Olley', pg. 128-139, Sydney, 2002, 132, 136, 145.
Macquarie Galleries, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1955. cat.no. 2; priced 45 guineas; not paginated
Barry Pearce, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1996, 16, 17, 19 (illus.), 125.
Meg Stewart, Margaret Olley: far from a still life, Milsons Point, 2005, 311, 479, 505, 302-303 (colour illus.), 513.
Christine France; ‘Exhibition list of works’., It’s all about the light: works by Margaret Olley from public collections, ‘It’s all about the light: works by Margaret Olley from public collections’, Murwillumbah, 2013, (colour illus.). not paginated
Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, 'Tropic color', Sydney, 27 Apr 1955. in 'Artbursts'; review of solo Macquarie Galleries exhibition; page unknown