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Title

Mine tunnel

1956


Artist

Margo Lewers

Australia

23 Apr 1908 - 20 Feb 1978


Details


Date

1956


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on hardboard


Dimensions

91.5 x 137.2 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., oil "Margo Lewers 56".


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9251


Artist information

Margo Lewers

Works in the collection

10


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 32 (colour illus.).

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1956 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1956, 8. cat.no. 10

Laurie Thomas, Modern Australian painting and sculpture: a survey of Australian art from 1950-1960, 'Introduction', pg. 1-10, Adelaide, 1960, 66 (illus.).

Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 44, 91 (illus.) [note this illustration has been reproduced upside-down]. cat.no. 141

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 12 Sep 1956.

The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1962: Special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Australian Paining: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary', Adelaide, 1962. not paginated, cat.no. 149

Gerald and Margo Lewers (1956), Sydney, 1956. cat.no. 31