(Australia 29 Jan 1912 – 15 Sep 1994)
Bowl and fruit
- Not on display
- Further information
Mary Macqueen was born in Melbourne and studied drawing under George Bell 1946-47 and printmaking at RMIT 1956-58. She began making prints on a press converted from an old mangle. From 1943-57 she exhibited with the Victorian Artists' Society and from 1960-64 with the Contemporary Art Society; she was included in their 'First Australia-wide graphic art exhibition' in 1960. Macqueen is best known for her drawings and lithographs, especially of animals.
Hendrik Kolenberg and Anne Ryan, 'Australian prints from the Gallery's collection', AGNSW, 1998
- etching, aquatint, drypoint, printed in black ink on ivory wove paper
- 15.2 x 19.9 cm platemark; 19.0 x 24.9 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "Mary Macqueen". Not dated.
- Purchased 1960
- Accession number
- © AGNSW