South Coast farm
New Zealand, Australia
16 Dec 1882 - 17 Oct 1939
oil on canvas on cardboard
38.0 x 44.5 cm board; 47.2 x 54.8 x 5.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "GRUNER/ 1929".
Gift of Graham Blondel in memory of Zola Blondel and Dorothy Dawes 2010. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Elioth Gruner memorial loan exhibition (1940), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Apr 1940–31 May 1940
The D.R. Sheumack collection of Australian paintings (1983), S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 17 May 1983–12 Jun 1983
Elioth Gruner 1882-1939 (1983), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jul 1983–04 Sep 1983
Elioth Gruner: the texture of light:
Referenced in 11 publications
B.J.W., Elioth Gruner memorial loan exhibition, 'Elioth Gruner', pg. 1-3, Sydney, 1940. cat.no. 107; Lent by Mrs F.W. Allen
Robyn Christie, The D.R. Sheumack collection of Australian paintings, Sydney, 1983. cat.no. 40
Deboarh Clark, Elioth Gruner: the texture of light, 'Elioth Gruner: the texture of light', pg. 9-89, Canberra, 2014, 84 (colour illus.), 96, 100.
Deutscher-Menzies, Sydney and Lawson-Menzies, Deutscher-Menzies & Lawson-Menzies, Sydney: Fine art auction - 10 December 2008, Sydney, 2008, 76 (colour illus.). lot no. 40
Deutscher-Menzies, Sydney, Deutscher-Menzies, Sydney: Australian & International Paintings, Drawings and Works on Paper - 23 August 1999, Sydney, 1999, 125 (colour illus.). lot no. 145
Lawson-Menzies, Lawson-Menzies, Sydney: Paintings and Premier art, 31 July 2006, Sydney, 2006, (colour illus.). lot no. 359
Justin Miller and Robyn Christie, The D.R. Sheumack Collection: eighty years of Australian painting, Sydney, 1988, (colour illus.). plate no. 63
National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Loan exhibition of the works of Elioth Gruner, Sydney, 1932. possibly cat.no. 77; titled 'Kiama Hills'; Collection F.W. Allen Esq
Barry Pearce, Elioth Gruner 1882-1939, Sydney, 1983, 22 (illus.), 51. cat.no. 57; Collection D.R. Sheumack
Sotheby's Australia (Compilator), Sotheby's Melbourne: Fine Australian and European paintings (26 August 1997), Woollahra, 1997, (colour illus.). lot no. 155
Natalie Wilson., Foundation Newsletter #18, 'Curators & Coordinators' reports', Sydney, Jun 2011, (colour illus.).