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Title

A Victorian homestead

(circa 1860)


Artist

Nicholas Chevalier

United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand

09 May 1828 - 15 Mar 1902


Details


Other Titles

Gum trees, pool and cattle, Victoria

Gumtrees and pool

Gum trees and pool and cattle. Victoria.


Date

(circa 1860)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard on hardboard


Dimensions

39.4 x 58.4 cm board; 62.0 x 80.5 x 6.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, dark brown oil "N.C.". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Mrs Nicholas Chevalier 1919


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4475


Artist information

Nicholas Chevalier

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Tracy Cooper-Lavery, Jane Clark and James Broadbent, Town & country: Portraits of Colonial homes & gardens, Bendigo, 2005, 52. cat.no. 12

Simon Gregg, Nicholas Chevalier: Australian odyssey, Sale, 2011, 186 (colour illus.). This work is cat.no. 17 in the exhibition and no. 41 in the 'Catalogue raisonné - paintings'.

Barry Pearce, A century of Australian landscape: mood and moment, Sydney, 1983, 14, 22 (colour illus.). cat.no. 5

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983, (illus.). cat.no. 2; not paginated.

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 5. cat.no. 2; titled 'Gumtrees and pool'.

Simone Wildhaber-Creux, Swiss artists in Australia 1777-1991, 'Nicholas Chevalier', pg. 53-66, Sydney, 1991, 57 (colour illus.), 110. cat.no. 39