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Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)

(1920-2015), Australian painter

Artist of 13 portraits
Judy Cassab was one of Australia's most respected female artists, renowned for her abilities as a portraitist. Born in Vienna, she was raised by her grandparents in Hungary where she began studying painting. Cassab emigrated to Australia in 1951 and quickly gained a reputation for her portrait painting. Since her first solo exhibition at the Macquarie Galleries in Sydney in 1953, Cassab had well over fifty solo exhibitions throughout Australia as well as in Paris and London. She won numerous awards, including the Rubinstein Portrait Prize, and has been three times winner of the prestigious Archibald Prize. Her work is represented in many private and public collections around the world.

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Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG 4923

Hugh Todd Naylor Gaitskell

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
oil on canvas, 1957
On display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery
NPG 4923

(Norman) Harold Lever, Baron Lever, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG 6200

(Norman) Harold Lever, Baron Lever

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
oil on canvas, 1958
NPG 6200

Rika ('Rixi') Markus (née Scharfstein), by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG 6199

Rika ('Rixi') Markus (née Scharfstein)

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
oil on canvas, 1958
NPG 6199

Dame Joan Sutherland, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32991

Dame Joan Sutherland

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32991

Sir Robert Murray Helpmann, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32992

Sir Robert Murray Helpmann

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32992

Peter Joshua Sculthorpe, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32993

Peter Joshua Sculthorpe

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32993

Donald Stuart Leslie Friend, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32994

Donald Stuart Leslie Friend

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32994

Sir Sidney Robert Nolan, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32995

Sir Sidney Robert Nolan

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32995

Lloyd Frederic Rees, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32996

Lloyd Frederic Rees

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32996

Rosemary Dobson, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32997

Rosemary Dobson

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32997

Judith Wright, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32998

Judith Wright

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32998

Morris Langlo West, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D32999

Morris Langlo West

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D32999

Thomas Michael Keneally, by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner) - NPG D33000

Thomas Michael Keneally

by Judy Cassab (Mrs Kampfner)
lithograph, 1984
NPG D33000

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