Mary MacQueen's work is expressive, gestural and experimental. Following the death of her longtime husband in 1970, she began travelling extensively and in turn, expanded her practice. From trains, cars and planes, MacQueen drew flashes of the land, catching its essence in a few intuitive strokes. 'Giraffe Portrait' stems from this era. Minimal yet assured, it is intrepid in subject and spirit.
MacQueen is an esteemed Australian artist who has received numerous awards. Her work is represented in state collections, including the National Gallery of Australia and the National Gallery of Victoria. For collectors of late modern and female artists, as well as the adventurer within, Giraffe Portrait is a catch.
Mary MACQUEEN (1912 - 1994)
'Giraffe Portrait' 1978
lithograph on paper
Edition of 5
Image Size: 45 x 30 cm
Signed: numbered A/P V, titled 'Giraffe Portrait', signed 'Mary MacQueen' & dated '78 below image
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Availability: in stock
Condition:Very Good: Describes a work of art’s image As New, but may show some small signs of surrounding wear. There are no tears to paper margin or disruption to paint surface. Image is in Fine condition.
© The Artist or Assignee
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