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Collection

Joseph Backler

(Australia circa 1813 – 22 Oct 1895)

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

76.0 x 63.9 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "J. Backler/ 1861".
Credit
Gift of Mrs J C Williams and Mr O C Tunks 1990
Accession number
200.1990
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 Sue Collins, holding a book'; 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 -