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Browse a selection of artworks from the exhibition O’Keeffe, Preston, Cossington Smith: making modernism. Click on one of the small images to begin.


Georgia O’Keeffe

	Georgia O’KeeffeRam’s Head, Blue Morning Glory 1938Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 2007© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeRam’s Head, Blue Morning Glory 1938Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 2007© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffePelvis IV 1944Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 2007© 1987, private collection
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffePurple Hills Ghost Ranch – 2/Purple Hills No. II 1934Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 1997© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeStorm Cloud, Lake George 1923Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 2007© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffePink and Green 1960Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 1997© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeIn the Patio VIII 1950Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation and the Georgia O’Keeffe Foundation 1997© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeIn the Patio III 1948Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Georgia O’Keeffe Foundation 2006© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeChurch Steeple 1930Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 1997© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeSeries I, No. 10 1919Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Georgia O’Keeffe Foundation 2006© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeBlue Line 1919Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation and the Georgia O’Keeffe Foundation 1997© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffePetunia No. 2 1924Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation and Gerald and Kathleen Peters 1996© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeThe Black Iris 1926Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 2007© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeUntitled (Purple Petunia) 1925Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 2007© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum
  • 	Georgia O’KeeffeBlack Place, Grey and Pink 1949Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Santa Fe. Gift of the Burnett Foundation 1997© Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

Margaret Preston

	Margaret PrestonSelf portrait 1930Art Gallery of New South Wales. Gift of the artist at the request of the Trustees 1930© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonSelf portrait 1930Art Gallery of New South Wales. Gift of the artist at the request of the Trustees 1930© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonSydney bridge c1932Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1964© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonFlying over the Shoalhaven River 1942National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased 1973 © Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonAboriginal landscape 1941Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. D & JT Mortlock Bequest Fund 1982© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonI lived at Berowra 1941Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1941© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonNSW and West Australian banksia 1929Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane. Purchased 1972© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonWestern Australian gum blossom 1928Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1978© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonAustralian rock lily 1933Castlemaine Art Gallery & Historical Museum, Victoria. Buda Collection© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonThe monstera deliciosa 1934Private collection© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonWheelflower c1929Art Gallery of New South Wales. Bequest of WG Preston, the artist’s widower 1977© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonAboriginal flowers 1928Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. Gift of the Art Gallery of South Australia Foundation 1981© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonStill life 1925National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased 1980© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonThea Proctor’s tea party 1924Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1942© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
  • 	Margaret PrestonImplement blue 1927Art Gallery of New South Wales. Gift of the artist 1960© Margaret Rose Preston Estate. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney

Grace Cossington Smith

	Grace Cossington SmithStudy of a head: self-portrait 1916National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased with funds from the Marieand Vida Breckenridge Bequest 2010© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithStudy of a head: self-portrait 1916National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Purchased with funds from the Marieand Vida Breckenridge Bequest 2010© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithThe bridge in building 1929National Gallery of Australia, Canberra. Gift of Ellen Waugh 2005© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithThe Lacquer Room 1936Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1967© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithThe window 1956Art Gallery of New South Wales. Gift of Graham and Judy Martin 2014, assisted by the Australian Masterpiece Fund© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithLandscape at Pentecost c1932Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1964© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithLandscape at Pentecost 1929Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide. South Australian Government Grant 1981© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithSea wave 1931Private collection© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithBulli pier, south coast 1931Private collection© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithBlack Mountain c1931Sydney University Art Collection, Sydney. Donated by the Hon RP Meagher through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program 2010© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithTrees c1927Newcastle Art Gallery, Newcastle. Purchased with assistance from the Art Gallery and Conservatorium Committee© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithArums growing c1927Art Gallery of New South Wales. Dagmar Halas Bequest Fund 2016© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithLily growing in a field by the sea c1927Private collection© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithGum blossom and drapery 1952Mosman Art Gallery, Sydney© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith
  • 	Grace Cossington SmithThings on an iron tray on the floor c1928Art Gallery of New South Wales. Purchased 1967© Estate of Grace Cossington Smith