Wonga Wonga Street, Turramurra
Grace Cossington Smith
1892 - 20 Dec 1984
Road at Turramurra
pencil, watercolour on paper on paperboard
33.0 x 25.5 cm
Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, blue pencil "G. Cossington Smith". Not dated.
Not on display
© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
Shown in 10 exhibitions
Australian Watercolour Institute 8th Annual Exhibition (1931), Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 15 Apr 1931–01 May 1931
Acquisitions 1967, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Mar 1968–01 Apr 1968
The Thirties and Australia, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 19 Jun 1980–13 Jul 1980
Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1989–25 Jun 1989
Two hundred years of Australian painting : Nature, people and art in the southern continent:
Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995
Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:
Grace Cossington Smith: a retrospective exhibition (2005):
Sydney Moderns, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jul 2013–07 Oct 2013
Destination Sydney, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 11 Dec 2015–21 Feb 2016
Referenced in 11 publications
Deborah Hart, Grace Cossington Smith, 'A distinctive vision', pg. 26-55, Canberra, 2005, 30 (colour illus.).
Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 16, 50-51 (colour illus.), 119. cat.no. 40
Hendrik Kolenberg, The Australian Watercolour Institute, 'Foreword', pg. 7, Willoughby, 2006, 7.
Martin Terry, Arts National, 'The Australian landscape tradition in watercolour', pg. 22-27, Hamilton, Nov 1985-Dec 1985, 23 (colour illus.).
Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Grace Cossington Smith', pg. 510-521, Sydney, Jan 1970, 518 (illus.), 519.
The Thirties and Australia, Sydney, 1980. cat.no. 55
1967 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1967, 31. cat.no. 44
Author Unknown, 8th Annual Exhibition of the Australian Watercolour Institute (1931), Sydney, 1931. cat.no. 52
Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 125 (colour illus.). cat.no. 74
Grace Cossington Smith: a painter ahead of her time, Melbourne, 1993, 12 (illus.).
Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 73