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An image of An Australian mangrove, ebb tide by WC Piguenit

WC Piguenit

(Australia 27 Aug 1836 – 17 Jul 1914)

Title
An Australian mangrove, ebb tide
Other titles:
An Australian Mangrove - Ebb Tide
An Australian Mangrove Swamp
An Australian Mangrove
Year
1885
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

68.6 x 127.6 cm

Credit
Gift of Sir James Reading Fairfax 1885
Accession number
5739
Location
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (14)

Christa E. Johannes and Tony Brown, W.C. Piguenit 1836-1914: retrospective, Hobart, 1992, 53 (colour illus.), 101. cat.no. 19

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1886, Sydney, 1886. cat.no. 91, Oil Paintings-Presentations

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1888, Sydney, 1888. cat.no. 121, Oil Paintings

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1891, Sydney, 1891. cat.no. 250, Australian Court

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899. cat.no. 273, Oil Paintings-Australian, titled 'An Australian Mangrove'

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1884, Sydney, 1884. cat.no. 107, Oil Paintings-Presentations

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893. cat.no. 354, Australian Court

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 162.

Vaurien, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Gallery', pg. 5, Sydney, 13 Dec 1890, 5. see curator's Worksheet for copy

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 02 Apr 1885, page unknown.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 11 Apr 1885, page unknown.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Illustrated Sydney News, Sydney, 09 May 1885, page unknown.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Bulletin, Sydney, 24 Nov 1888, page unknown.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Illustrated Sydney News, Sydney, 06 Feb 1890, page unknown.

Exhibition history (3)

Sixth Annual Exhibition of the Art Society of New South Wales (1885), Sydney Town Hall, Australia, 30 Mar 1885 -

Samuel Elyard (1817-1910): Landscape painter and photographer, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 01 Jul 1982–08 Aug 1982

W.C. Piguenit 1836-1914: