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La guitariste



George W Lambert

Russia, Australia

1873 - 1930




Media category


Materials used

oil on canvas


99.0 x 80.0 cm stretcher; 119.5 x 100.5 x 9.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole, 93.5 x 75 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date

Signed u.r. corner, "G.W.Lambert of N.S.W". Not dated.


Gift of the artist under the conditions of the New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1903


Not on display

Accession number


Artist information

George W Lambert

Artist profile

Works in the collection


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history

Referenced in 13 publications


Patricia Fullerton, Hugh Ramsay: his life and work, Hawthorn East, 1988, 87.

Anne Gérard-Austin, Les Peintres Australiens Dans Les Salons Parisiens de 1886 a 1914, Sydney, Jun 2006, 83, 114, CXXIII (illus.). planches 114 and 115

Anne Gray (Editor), Art and Artifice: George Lambert (1873-1930), 1996, 35 (illus.).

Anne Gray, George Lambert (1873-1930) catalogue raisonné: paintings and sculpture, drawings in public collections, Perth, 1996, iv, 11. P46

Robert Hughes, The art of Australia, Melbourne, 1970, 98.

Arthur Jose, The Art of George W. Lambert, Sydney, 1924, 11.

Amy Lambert, Thirty years of an artist's life : the career of G.W. Lambert, A.R.A, Sydney, 1938, 30.

Lionel Lindsay, Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 7], 'George W. Lambert', pg. 2-6, Sydney, 1919, 2. titled 'La Guitarite'

JS MacDonald, The art and life of George W. Lambert, Melbourne, 1920, 11. titled 'A Lady with A Guitar'

Andrew Motion, The Lamberts. George, Constant & Kit, London, 1986, 38, 39, 41.

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 106.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 25 Mar 1939, 21.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 02 Dec 1902, 7.