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An image of The bather by Blamire Young

Blamire Young

(Australia 1862 – 1935)

The bather
(circa 1920)
Media category
Materials used
watercolour, chinese white highlights, scraping out

40.5 x 58.0 cm sheet; 59.3 x 76.0 x 3.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., watercolour "BLAMIRE YOUNG". Not dated
Gift of Howard Hinton 1920
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 93 (colour illus.).

Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 27 (illus.). 22

Elly Fink, The art of Blamire Young, Sydney, 1983, 50 (colour illus.). 31

Gavin Fry, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'J.J. Hilder / Blamire Young / Norman Lindsay', pg. 72-87, Sydney, 2002, 75, 80 (colour illus.), 146, 147.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. 84

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, 'Introduction: Painting in watercolour', pg. 8-16, Sydney, 1995, 10 (colour illus.), 113. plate no. ii

Lionel Lindsay, A memorial volume to Howard Hinton patron of art, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1951, 8. 33

Ursula Prunster and Edmund Capon, J.J. Hilder and contemporaries, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). 37

Exhibition history (6)

Howard Hinton memorial exhibition (1948), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1948–30 Apr 1948

J.J. Hilder and Contemporaries:

The art of Blamire Young:

Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Australia, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s:

Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003