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An image of A Victorian homestead by Nicholas Chevalier

Nicholas Chevalier

(United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand 09 May 1828 – 15 Mar 1902)

Title
A Victorian homestead
Other titles:
Gum trees, pool and cattle, Victoria
Gumtrees and pool
Gum trees and pool and cattle. Victoria.
Year
(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
Accession number
4475
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

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

Exhibition history (6)

100 years of Australian painting (1948), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 1948–17 May 1948

Australian arcady: landscape paintings from the collection of the the Art Galery of New South Wales:

A century of Australian landscape painting: mood and moment:

Swiss artists in Australia 1777-1991:

Town and country: Portraits of Colonial homes and gardens:

Nicholas Chevalier: Australian odyssey: