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Title

Trewarmitt, Cornish landscape

1920


Artist

George W Lambert

Russia, Australia

1873 - 1930


Details


Other Title

Trewarmit, Cornwell


Date

1920


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

50.8 x 76.2 cm stretcher; 69.4 x 94.5 x 6.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "GW. LAMBERT./ 1920".


Credit

Purchased 1930


Location

Not on display


Accession number

827


Artist information

George W Lambert

Artist profile

Works in the collection

97


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Julian Ashton, The Art of George W Lambert, Sydney, 1924, 13 (illus.).

John Baily', George Washington Lambert, 'George Washington Lambert', pg. 27-28, Adelaide, 1968, 30. cat.no. 25; NOTE: exhibition label on verso of work

Tracey Cooper-Laverty, Wild colonials: Australian artists and the Newlyn and St Ives colonies, 'Australians in Cornwall: the simple life', pg. 73-93, Bendigo, 2009, 64 (colour illus.), 90. NOTE: general information relating to the artist and the work he produced in Cornwall, pg. 89-91.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'George Lambert. Purchases of His Works', Sydney, 23 Sep 1930, 4.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art in Australia, Sydney, Feb 1922, 59 (colour illus.). titled 'Trewarmitt, Cornwell'