Bush at evening
Grace Cossington Smith
1892 - 20 Dec 1984
oil on hardboard
61.0 x 45.7 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l.c. "G Cossington Smith '47".
Not on display
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1948), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 21 Aug 1948–08 Sep 1948
Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Orange, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986
Australian Painters Seeing Cézanne, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998–17 Jan 1999
Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
O'Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: Making Modernism:
- Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne 12 Oct 2016–19 Feb 2017
- Queensland Art Gallery/Gallery of Modern Art, Brisbane 11 Mar 2017–11 Jun 2017
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 01 Jul 2017–02 Oct 2017
Referenced in 7 publications
Deborah Edwards, Sydney moderns: art for a new world, 'Landscapes of modernity 1920s-40s', pg. 216-235, Sydney, 2013, 222, 233 (colour illus.), 316, 324.
Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 28 (illus.). cat.no. 25
Bruce James, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'In the shadow of the master', pg. 3, Sydney, 28 Nov 1998, 3. This appears in the Spectrum section of the newspaper.
Australian Encyclopaedia Vol. 6, Sydney, 1996, 2335 (colour illus.).
Australian painters; Seeing Cézanne, Sydney, 1998, 27 (colour illus.), 31. cat.no. 38
Virginia Spate, Art Monthly Australia, 'Amazing Grace: Thoughts inspired by the Grace Cossington Smith exhibition at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra', pg. 22-30, Canberra, Aug 2005, 28 (colour illus.).
Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 522 (illus.).