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Title

Maid of the Orient

1940


Artist

Mary Edwell-Burke

Australia, Fiji

19 Jun 1894 - 19 Jan 1988


Details


Date

1940


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on paperboard


Dimensions

53.5 x 49.7 cm board; 72.8 x 69.0 x 4.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated bot. c., dark green oil "Mary Edwards 4(0?)". Signed upper c. verso, pencil ".../ Mary Edwards/ ...".


Credit

Purchased 1940


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7053


Artist information

Mary Edwell-Burke

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Royal Art Society of New South Wales 61st Annual Exhibition (1940), Sydney, 1940. cat.no. 19; priced 35 guineas