Portrait of Edith Collier

Barbara McPhail, Artist

This is one of the paintings in our collection. It was made in Whanganui City, Whanganui Region, New Zealand in 2001.
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About the Work
This painting was taken from a black and white photograph taken of Edith Collier as a young woman. The original photograph was taken by Annie Davis. The artist was seated inside the Sarjeant Gallery within the exhibition 'Edith From My View' whilst painting this work in 2001.
Measurements
Image:H890xW485mm
Frame:H1045xW635xD45mm
Media
oil on canvas
Description
Painting portrait of early New Zealand Modernist artist Edith Collier wearing a blue dress and holding a basket of lilies. It is painted from the black and white photograph of Edith taken by Annie Davis.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua, Whanganui. Purchased with funding from Patron Members, 2001.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
Mar 2001

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Accession Number:
2001/6/1