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Title

Flowers and drapery

(circa 1931)


Artist

Vida Lahey

Australia

26 Aug 1882 - 29 Aug 1968


Details


Date

(circa 1931)


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

50.6 x 50.2 cm sheet (irreg.)


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, blue watercolour "V. LAHEY". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1931


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6310


Artist information

Vida Lahey

Works in the collection

2


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jean Campbell, Australian watercolour painters: 1780 to the present day, 'Contemporary stirrings in Sydney', pg. 138-149, Sydney, 1989, 144 (colour illus.).

William Moore, The story of Australian art from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 1), 'Galleries', pg. 179-214, Sydney, 1934, illus.. Note that the title of this work in this publication is "Flower Study".