Margaret Smith, the artist's sister
Grace Cossington Smith
1892 - 20 Dec 1984
Portrait of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister
Place where the work was made
38.2 x 27.9 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed lower c., pencil "G. Cossington Smith". Not dated.
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Where the work was made
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Acquisitions 1967, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Mar 1968–01 Apr 1968
Project 21 - Womens images of women (1977), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1977–13 Nov 1977
Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Dec 1997–15 Mar 1998
Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000
Bodyline, Hazelhurst Regional Gallery and Arts Centre, 03 Feb 2001–08 Apr 2001
Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):
Referenced in 6 publications
Project 21: Women's images of women, Sydney, 1977. cat.no. 42; titled 'Portrait of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister'; Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
Anne Gray, Grace Cossington Smith, 'The sock knitter', pg. 118-121, Canberra, 2005, 120 (colour illus.).
Jennifer Hardy, Bodyline: 100 years of Australian drawing - Education kit, Gymea, 2001, (illus.). not paginated
Australian drawings from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997, frontispiece (illus.), 49 (illus.). cat.no. 26
The portrait and the nude: Australian drawings from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 66
Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 510 (illus.), 512.