Also known as: née Kaszab, Maria Koperdak, Judy Kampfner
Born: 15 August 1920
Died: 3 November 2015Special Achievements:
1969 - Second woman to win the Archibald Prize, which she won twice.
1969 - Appointed as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE), for her service to the visual arts.
1988 - Appointed as an Officer of the Order of Australia (AO).
1995 - Sydney University, New South Wales, awarded an honorary degree, Doctor of Letters (Hon. PhD).
1996 - Won the Nita B. Kibble Award for women writers.Additional Information:
Image - Judy Cassab and son John
Description: Scrapbooks and photograph albums, 1951-97 (selectively digitised). With her baby son John in Budapest in 1945 Judy Cassab was happy to be reunited with her husband as the Germans were driven out Date: 1945 Source: National Library of Australia Author: Unknown author Permission: This image is of Australian origin and is now in the public domain because its term of copyright has expired.
Wikimedia Commons: File:Judy Cassab 1945.jpg
Leser, David. (2003, September). The art and life of Judy Cassab. The Australian Women’s Weekly, 66-71.