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An image of Portrait of a young girl with flowers (Collins family) by Joseph Backler

Joseph Backler

(Australia circa 1813 – 22 Oct 1895)

Title
Portrait of a young girl with flowers (Collins family)
Other titles:
Portrait of Maria Collins, holding a basket of flowers
Place of origin
TenterfieldNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1861
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

77.5 x 64.4 cm stretcher

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
Accession number
199.1990
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (1)

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 Maria Collins, holding a basket of flowers'; estimated price $21,000-25,000

Exhibition history (1)

Sotheby's: fine Australian paintings including important colonial furniture, silver and the J. And J. Altmann art reference library, Sotheby's Gallery Melbourne, Armadale, 14 Aug 1989 -

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