24 Jun 1923 - 25 Jul 2011
oil on hardboard
90.0 x 122.0 cm board; 109.0 x 139.5 x 5.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of the artist 2001
Not on display
© Estate of Margaret Olley
Shown in 7 exhibitions
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
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 Olley - painter, peer, mentor, muse, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 07 Jan 2017–26 Mar 2017
A painter's house, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah, 30 Mar 2018–07 Oct 2018
The Mystery of Things; Margaret Olley & David Strachan, Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre, Murwillumbah
Referenced in 7 publications
Christine France, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1990, 92, 93 (colour illus.), 178. plate no. 16
Bettina MacAulay, Art and Australia (Vol. 28, No. 3), 'Nature, Life and Margaret Olley', pg. 352-359, Sydney, Autumn 1991, 354 (colour illus.), 357.
John McDonald, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Overdue tribute to an icon of integrity', pg. 14, Sydney, 25 Aug 1990, 14.
Barry Pearce, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1996, 62 (colour illus.), 116. plate no. 28
Renée Porter, Margaret Olley: painter, peer, mentor, muse, 'Margaret Olley: a celebration of life in paint', pg. 8-89, The Rocks, 2017, 24, 25 (colour illus.), 113.
Meg Stewart, Margaret Olley: far from a still life, Milsons Point, 2005, 159, 161, 426, 505.
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