This painting won the Wynne Prize in 1922 and was acquired by the Gallery in 1922.
pencil, watercolour on paper
51.0 x 66.7 cm sheet; 79.0 x 92.5 x 3.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., brush and brown watercolour "HANS HEYSEN/ 1922".
Not on display
© C Heysen
Shown in 10 exhibitions
Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1922), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 08 Sep 1922–26 Sep 1922
Exhibition of Australian art (1923), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, Jun 1923 -
Exhibition of Australian Art (1923), Burlington House, 06 Oct 1923–03 Nov 1923
Loan exhibition of the works of Hans Heysen (1935), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Mar 1935–26 May 1935
Hans Heysen retrospective exhibition 1901-1965 (1966), Adelaide Festival of Arts, Adelaide, 09 Mar 1966–30 Mar 1966
J.J. Hilder and Contemporaries:
The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition (1987):
- S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks 19 Dec 1986–01 Feb 1987
- Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery, Booragul 06 Mar 1987–29 Mar 1987
- Orange Regional Gallery, Orange 10 Apr 1987–17 May 1987
- Griffith Regional Art Gallery 03 Jun 1987–20 Jun 1987
- Wagga Wagga Art Gallery, Australia 01 Jul 1987–26 Jul 1987
- Albury Regional Gallery, Albury 07 Aug 1987–06 Sep 1987
- Broken Hill City Art Gallery, Broken Hill 18 Sep 1987–26 Oct 1987
- Tamworth City Gallery, Tamworth 05 Nov 1987–13 Dec 1987
Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 05 Apr 1989–25 Jun 1989
Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:
Hans Heysen Retrospective (2008-2010):
Referenced in 9 publications
Helen Campbell, Wynne centenary 1897-1997: a selection of past winners from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 1997.
Edmund Capon (Director), Barry Pearce (Curator) and Dinah Dysart (Curator), The Wynne prize: an Australian landscape tradition, Sydney, 1986, 25.
Elioth Gruner (Organiser), The exhibition of Australian art to be held at the galleries of the Royal Academy London, 1923, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, cat.no. 53
Elioth Gruner (Organiser), Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of Australian artists, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, cat.no. 135, Room VIII (Water Colours)
Lou Klepac, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Hans Heysen / Elioth Gruner / Horace Trenerry', pg. 32-47, Sydney, 2002, 34 (colour illus.), 143, 147.
Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 28
Henrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, `Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 16, 41 (colour illus.), 117-118. plate no. 30
Elwyn Lynn, The Australian landscape and its artists, Rushcutters Bay, 1977, 81 (colour illus.).
Ursula Prunster and Edmund Capon, J.J. Hilder and contemporaries, Sydney, 1981, illus.. cat.no. 31