Grace Cossington SMITH, View of the Grose Valley from Blackheath Enlarge 1 /1

Grace Cossington SMITH

Neutral Bay, New South Wales, Australia 1892 – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1984

  • England, Europe 1912-14
  • England, Italy 1949-51

View of the Grose Valley from Blackheath [Previously listed as "From Blackheath"; titled on verso "A mountain garden"] 1933 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, colour pencil; crayon; paper drawing in crayon and colour pencils Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in black pencil, 'GCS/33'. Signed lower left in different black pencil, 'G Cossington Smith'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'A mountain garden'.
Dimensions: sight image 39.4 h x 34.4 w cm sheet 41.9 h x 35.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1974
Accession No: NGA 74.157
Provenance:
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the future Australian National Gallery, from Macquarie Galleries, Sydney, April 1974.