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An image of Sunset, Sydney Harbour by Charles Conder
Alternate image of Sunset, Sydney Harbour by Charles Conder

Charles Conder

(England, Australia 24 Oct 1868 – 09 Feb 1909)

Sunset, Sydney Harbour
Other titles:
Sydney Harbour [possibly]
An Early Sketch [possibly]
(circa 1888)
Media category
Materials used
oil on cardboard

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.
Purchased with funds provided by the Australian Collection Benefactors' Program 2010
Accession number
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (8)

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, Newtown, Mar 2011, 24, 25 (colour illus.).

Fine Arts Society Gallery, The Baldwin Spencer collection of Australian pictures and works of art, Melbourne, 1919. possibly 67; titled 'Sydney Harbour'

Dr Ursula Hoff, Charles Conder: 1868-1909, Sydney, 1966. 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

Dr Ursula Hoff, Charles Conder - his Australian years, Melbourne, 1960. 22; titled 'Sunset, Sydney Harbour'

Albie Thoms, Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Sydney, 1991, 45, 76. 11

Sir W. Baldwin Spencers collection, Sydney, 1916. possibly 214; titled 'An Early Sketch'

Exhibition history (2)

Charles Conder: 1868-1909 (1966):

Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jun 1991–25 Aug 1991

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