Viola A. Quaife (1885-1945) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Sydney, Viola Quaife studied at the Julian Ashton School, and first exhibited in South Australia in 1907. Wife of Sidney Ure Smith, she painted in central Australia and exhibited in Melbourne to raise money for the Hermannsburg Mission. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

Figures on the Beach 1918
Highest Price:
Figures on the Beach 1918
Watercolour, 19 x 19 cm
Sunday Art Auction, Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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