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Title

Macedonian woman

1927


Artist

Jean Lurçat

France

01 Jul 1892 - 06 Jan 1966


Details


Alternative title

Portrait d'une Macedonienne Portrait de Femme La Macédonienne


Date

1927


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

130.3 x 97.4 cm stretcher; 152.5 x 119.5 x 6.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., black paint "Lurçat 27".


Credit

Purchased 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9359


Artist information

Jean Lurçat

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Collector unknown, Ryves acquired the painting from a friend (an agent of Lurçat) who brought it to Sydney in 1957

Jim Ryves, Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Jim Ryves 1957


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


European Masters', The Adelaide Festival of Arts 1960: Souvenir catalogue of special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, 'Paintings, Adelaide, 1960, no 5.

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, col illus p 47.

L'oeuvre peint de Jean Lurçat: catalogue raisonné 1910–1965, Lausanne, 1998, pp 50, XIV, 320, no 1927–38.

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1957, illus pl 92.

Illustrated London News, 'The art that is new', London, 17 May 1930, illus p 893. as 'Portrait de Femme' at the artist's first London exhibition at Lefevre Gallery

Paintings by Jean Lurçat, London, May 1930, no 8.

Queensland Art Gallery, French art from Australian collections, Brisbane, 1959, no 52.