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Title

Sunset, Sydney Harbour

(circa 1888)


Artist

Charles Conder

England, Australia

24 Oct 1868 - 09 Feb 1909


Details


Other Titles

Sydney Harbour [possibly]

An Early Sketch [possibly]


Date

(circa 1888)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

20.0 x 12.0 cm board; 48.0 x 31.5 x 4.3 cm frame, 19.9 x 12.2 cm sight edge :

0 - Whole; 19.9 x 12.2 cm; Sight dimensions


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, green oil "CONDER". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Australian Collection Benefactors' Program 2010


Accession number

202.2010


Artist information

Charles Conder

Works in the collection

34


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Julian Ashton., Art and Australia [series 1, no. 2], 'Some recollection of Charles Conder', Sydney, 1917. General reference

Emma Collerton, Look, 'A new Conder but where was it painted?', pg. 24-25, Sydney, Mar 2011, 24, 25 (colour illus.).

Fine Arts Society Gallery, The Baldwin Spencer collection of Australian pictures and works of art, Melbourne, 1919. possibly cat.no. 67; titled 'Sydney Harbour'

Dr Ursula Hoff, Charles Conder - his Australian years, Melbourne, 1960. cat.no. 22; titled 'Sunset, Sydney Harbour'

Dr Ursula Hoff, Charles Conder: 1868-1909, Sydney, 1966. cat.no. 11; titled 'Sunset, Sydney Harbour'; Collection Douglas Watson Esq.

Dr Ursula Hoff, Charles Conder, Melbourne, 1972, 21, 25 (colour illus.), 99, 100. plate no. 5

Albie Thoms, Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Sydney, 1991, 45, 76. cat.no. 11

Sir W. Baldwin Spencers collection, Sydney, 1916. possibly cat.no. 214; titled 'An Early Sketch'