oil on hardboard
91.5 x 137.2 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., oil "Margo Lewers 56".
Not on display
© Estate of the artist
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Gerald and Margo Lewers, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, circa 07 Sep 1956–circa 21 Sep 1956
Orban studio: 20th anniversary exhibition of paintings by past and present students (1961), Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 26 Oct 1961–02 Nov 1961
Australian Painting: Colonial, Impressionist, Contemporary (1962-63):
Emu Island - Modernism in place, Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, 26 Aug 2017–26 Nov 2017
Referenced in 7 publications
Kym Bonython, Ross K Luck, Laurie Thomas and Elwyn Lynn, Modern Australian painting, 1950/1975, Adelaide, 1980, 32 (colour illus.).
National Art Gallery of New South Wales, 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.).
Clive Turnbull, Jean Campbell and Daniel Thomas AM, Australian painting: colonial, impressionist, contemporary, Adelaide, 1962, 44, 91 (illus.) [note this illustration has been reproduced upside-down]. cat.no. 141
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
Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 12 Sep 1956.
Gerald and Margo Lewers (1956), Sydney, 1956. cat.no. 31