Mother and child
George W Lambert
1873 - 1930
oil on canvas on hardboard
64.1 x 53.3 cm board; 83.2 x 72.3 x 8.0 cm frame :
0 - Whole, 63 x 52.5 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION
Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "Geo.W LMERT.". Not dated.
Bequest of Ida Elizabeth Lambert 1950
Not on display
Shown in 8 exhibitions
Society of Artists - special display of Lambert's paintings (1902), Society Rooms, Union Chambers, Sydney, 1902 -
Lambert Memorial Loan Exhibition, Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 26 Nov 1930–12 Dec 1930
Society of Artists Jubilee exhibition (1951), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 01 Sep 1951–17 Sep 1951
Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977
Seeing is believing - the art in photography, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1985–19 Jan 1986
Onsight - The Expressive Image, Various venues, 12 May 1987–13 May 1988
Painted Women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of Western Australia, Perth, 24 Jul 1998–13 Sep 1998
George Lambert retrospective: heroes & icons, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 29 Jun 2007–16 Sep 2007
Referenced in 11 publications
Anthony Horderns' Fine Art Gallery, Lambert Memorial Exhibition, Sydney, 1930. cat.no. 122; titled 'Mrs Lambert and Child'
Anne Gray, Painted women - Australian artists in Europe at the turn of the century, 'Genuine style: George Lambert's women', pg. 19-21, Western Australia, 1998, 19, 40. cat.no. 31
Anne Gray (Editor), Art and Artifice: George Lambert (1873-1930), 1996, 34 (illus.). cat.no. 18
Anne Gray, George Lambert (1873-1930) catalogue raisonné: paintings and sculpture, drawings in public collections, Perth, 1996, 10. cat.no. P43
Anne Gray, George W. Lambert retrospective: heros and icons, Canberra, 2007, 12 (colour illus.).
Amy Lambert, Thirty years of an artist's life : the career of G.W. Lambert, A.R.A, Sydney, 1938, 38.
Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'George Washington Lambert', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 23; not paginated
New South Wales Society of Artists, Society of Artists Jubilee exhibition, Sydney, 1951.
Ursula Prunster, Seeing is believing: the art in photography, Sydney, 1985, front cover (colour illus.). cat.no. 24; not paginated
Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 107.
Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 02 Dec 1902, 7.