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Title

Lime pits, Lilydale


Artist

Ellen Rubbo

Australia

1911 - 1977


Details


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on plywood


Dimensions

42.0 x 56.0 cm board; 57.7 x 72.0 x 8.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, blue oil "Ellen Rubbo". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1942


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7218


Artist information

Ellen Rubbo

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Christine Dixon and Dinah Dysart, Counterclaims: presenting Australian art 1938-1941, Sydney, 1986, 53. cat.no. CAS52

Hal Missingham, Contemporary Australian painting from the National Collection, Sydney, circa 1946, 15. cat.no. 37

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, One hundred years of Australian art, Sydney, circa 1945. cat.no. 38