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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

9


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


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

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

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

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

Daily telegraph and daily news, Sydney, 12 Sep 1956.

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

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