Collection Item

Douglas Stewart 1941

By Margaret Coen

Australian artist Margaret Coen was known for her watercolours, paintings of flowers, landscapes and still-life works. Coen married Douglas Stewart in 1945.

Stewart was a poet, journalist, writer, editor and literary critic and had 11 books of poetry published. He was awarded an Order of the British Empire and an Order of Australia for his services to Australian Literature.

The Library holds the papers of both Coen and Stewart, as well as a portrait of Coen.

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Collection Item Type:
Oil on canvas
Call Number:
ML 1091
Published date:
On display:
Exhibition Galleries
Copyright Information:

Copyright status: In copyright - Life of artist plus 70 years

Display Location:
Exhibition Galleries
Historical Dates
Started Wednesday, 1 January 1941
Finished Wednesday, 31 December 1941