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An image of Flowers and fruit by Jean-Baptiste Robie

Jean-Baptiste Robie

(Belgium 14 Nov 1821 – 08 Dec 1910)

Title
Flowers and fruit
Other titles:
Fruits and flowers
Year
1877
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on wood panel
Dimensions

116.2 x 89.0 cm panel; 163.3 x 136.7 x 16.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black paint "J. Robie 1877".
Credit
Purchased 1879
Accession number
4534
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Sydney International Exhibition, 17 September 1879 - 20 April 1880.

Bibliography (3)

Canberra Museum and Art Gallery and Royal Belgian Embassy (Organisers), From Belgium with lace: Belgian art in Australian collections, Canberra, 2000. no catalogue numbers

Patricia McDonald, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, 'Art at the Garden Palace', pg. 25-29, Sydney, 1979, 41.

Author Unknown, Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, 465.

Exhibition history (3)

Sydney International Exhibition (1879-80), The Garden Palace, 17 Sep 1879–20 Apr 1880

Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, 24 Sep 1979–24 Nov 1979

From Belgium with lace: Belgian art in Australia, Canberra Museum and Art Gallery, Canberra, 19 Feb 2000–12 Jun 2000