Homage to Manet
24 Jun 1923 - 25 Jul 2011
oil on hardboard
76.0 x 102.0 cm board; 93.0 x 118.3 x 4.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Olley". Not dated.
Gift of the artist 2001
Not on display
© Estate of Margaret Olley
Where the work was made
Shown in 9 exhibitions
The art of Margaret Olley (1990):
Margaret Olley: recent paintings (1994), Browse & Darby, London, 30 Nov 1994–23 Dec 1994
The French Embrace, Alliance Francaise de Sydney, 14 Jun 1995–08 Jul 1995
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 Olley - painter, peer, mentor, muse, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 07 Jan 2017–26 Mar 2017
Margaret Olley: a generous life, Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane, 15 Jun 2019–13 Oct 2019
Referenced in 11 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, 32 (colour illus.).
Penelope Curtin and Tansy Curtin, Blooms and brushstrokes: a floral history of Australian art, 'Flowers A-Z: Plumbago', pg. 148-149, Mile End, 148, 149 (colour illus.), 195.
Christine France., Margaret Olley, 'Foreword', London, 1994, front cover (colour illus.). cat.no. 1; not paginated
Christine France, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Donald Friend / Margaret Olley', pg. 128-139, Sydney, 2002, 145.
Christine France, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1990, 53, 130, 131 (colour illus.), 179. plate no. 35
Bettina MacAulay., Art and Australia (Vol. 28, No. 3), 'Nature, life and Margaret Olley', Sydney, Autumn 1991, 357 (colour illus.), 358.
Barry Pearce, Margaret Olley, Sydney, 1996, 98 (colour illus., detail), 99 (colour illus.), 121. plate no. 60
Renée Porter, Margaret Olley: painter, peer, mentor, muse, 'Margaret Olley: a celebration of life in paint', pg. 8-89, The Rocks, 2017, 28, 29 (colour illus.), 114.
Meg Stewart, Margaret Olley: far from a still life, Milsons Point, 2005, 472, 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
Editor Unknown (Editor), Oz Arts magazine [issue 12], Wentworth Falls, Sep 1995-Dec 1995, front cover (colour illus., detail), 7 (colour illus., detail), back cover (colour illus., detail).