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Title

The Ovens Valley, Victoria


Artist

Nicholas Chevalier

United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand

09 May 1828 - 15 Mar 1902


Details


Other Titles

Gold prospectors on the Bogong Ranges, Victoria [Christopher Day Gallery, Sydney 1984, cat.no. 3]

A Mountainous River Landscape with Figures on a Path [Christie's South Kensington, auction catalogue, 25 May 1983, lot no. 192]


Date

1893


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

39.5 x 59.4 cm stretcher; 66.5 x 87.0 x 10.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "N Chevalier 1893".


Credit

Jean Cameron Gordon Bequest Fund in memory of her mother Mary Gordon 1999


Accession number

212.1999


Artist information

Nicholas Chevalier

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Christie's, Australia Pty. Ltd. (Compilator), Christie's Australia: Australian and International Paintings, Melbourne, Nov 1999, 153 (colour illus.). lot no. 153; titled 'The Ovens Valley, Victoria'

Christie's London, Pictures, watercolours, drawings, prints and sculpture: particularly of American, Canadian, African, Australasian, Eastern and Islamic interest, South Kensington, 25 May 1983, 53 (illus.). lot no. 192; titled 'A mountainous river landscape with figures on a path', unframed

Christopher Day Gallery, Early Australian painters, Sydney, 1984, (colour illus.). cat.no. 3; titled 'Gold prospectors on the Bogong Ranges, Victoria', not paginated

Simon Gregg, Nicholas Chevalier: Australian odyssey, 'London and late life', pg. 149-157, Sale, 2011, 154, 250, 251 (colour illus.). cat.no. 175; incorrectly listed as cat.no. 174 on pg. 154.