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An image of Terrigal Headland, New South Wales by Julian Ashton
Alternate image of Terrigal Headland, New South Wales by Julian Ashton

Julian Ashton

(England, Australia 27 Jan 1851 – 27 Apr 1942)

Title
Terrigal Headland, New South Wales
Place of origin
Australia
Year
1892
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
pencil, watercolour, white gouache, scraping out
Dimensions

59.5 x 92.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black watercolour "J R ASHTON/ 1892".
Credit
Purchased 1893
Accession number
4827
Location
Not on display
Further information

Terrigal is on the Central Coast of New South Wales, between Sydney and Newcastle.

excerpt from Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, '19th century Australian watercolours, drawings & pastels in the Gallery's collection', Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2005

Bibliography (10)

Dinah Dysart, Julian Ashton 1851-1942, Sydney, 1982, 11, 15. cat.no. 35

Grafton Galleries, Exhibition of Australian art in London, London, 1898. cat.no. 218

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. 8

Elioth Gruner (Organiser), Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of Australian artists, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, cat.no. 117

Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, 19th century Australian watercolours, drawing and pastels from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2005, 8 (colour illus., detail), 104 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 6

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 390 [Gallery No. 4]

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, The Julian Ashton exhibition, Sydney, 1920. cat.no. 159

Sydney Ure Smith, Lionel Lindsay, Royal Academy of Arts and New South Wales Society of Artists, The exhibition of Australian art in London, 1923: a record of the exhibition held at the Royal Academy and organised by the Society of Artists, Sydney, Sydney, 1923, (illus.). plate no. 93

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, 'National Art Gallery. The water-color competition.', Sydney, 02 Dec 1892, page unknown. AGNSW press clippings 1884-1896, pg. 80a

Exhibition history (12)

Watercolour drawings competition - scenery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Dec 1892–Jan 1893

Exhibition of Australian art in London (1898), Grafton Galleries, London, 02 Apr 1898–31 Jul 1898

The Julian Ashton exhibition (1920), Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Lavender Bay, 13 Feb 1920–28 Feb 1920

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

British Empire Exhibition (1924), Empire Stadium, Wembley, 23 Apr 1924–Oct 1925

Loan exhibition of pictures: from the National Art Gallery of New South Wales and from local collections (1935), Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart, Aug 1935–Sep 1935

Loan collection of pictures from the National Gallery of New South Wales (1937):

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

Julian Ashton, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 14 Nov 1981–31 Jan 1982

Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection (1991), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1991–07 Jul 1991

19th century Australian watercolours, drawings & pastels, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Apr 2005–24 Jul 2005