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Title

Margaret Smith, the artist's sister

circa 1917


Artist

Grace Cossington Smith

Australia

1892 - 20 Dec 1984


Details


Other Title

Portrait of Margaret Smith, the artist's sister


Place where the work was made

Australia


Date

circa 1917


Media category

Drawing


Materials used

pencil


Dimensions

38.2 x 27.9 cm sheet


Signature & date

Signed lower c., pencil "G. Cossington Smith". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1967


Location

Not on display


Accession number

DA6.1967


Artist information

Grace Cossington Smith

Artist profile

Works in the collection

25


Place

Where the work was made
Australia

Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Anne Gray, Grace Cossington Smith, 'The sock knitter', pg. 118-121, Canberra, 2005, 120 (colour illus.).

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 510 (illus.), 512.

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

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.