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Title

Portrait of a woman (Elizabeth Collins)


Artist

Joseph Backler

Australia

circa 1813 - 22 Oct 1895


Details


Other Title

Portrait of Mrs. Collins, nee kemp


Place where the work was made

Tenterfield New South Wales Australia


Date

1861


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

77.9 x 63.8 cm stretcher; 89.0 x 77.0 x 7.0 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 74 x 62 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION. Due to backing board support, the hardboard dimensions could not be obtained. Sight dimensions were recorded.


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, red oil "J. Backler./ 1861.".


Credit

Gift of Mrs J C Williams and Mr O C Tunks 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

198.1990


Artist information

Joseph Backler

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Richard Neville, The Australian Antique Collector, 'Joseph Backler: portrait painter to the not particularly rich or famous', pg. 53-57, Sydney, 01 Jul 1993, 57 (colour illus.).

Sotheby's Australia (Compilator), Fine Australian paintings including important colonial furniture, silver and the J. And J. Altmann art reference library, Prahran, 1989, n.pag. (colour illus.). lot no. 410; titled 'Portrait of Mrs. Collins, nee kemp'; estimated price $21,000-25,000