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An image of Nearing the township by Walter Withers

Walter Withers

(Australia 1854 – 1914)

Title
Nearing the township
Year
(1900)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

109.2 x 183.2 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Signed l.r., oil "Walter Withers". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1901
Accession number
581
Location
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (4)

Okko Boer, Masters of the Heidelberg School, Leichhardt, 1998, 98, 99 (colour illus.). plate no. 96

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899. cat.no. 297F, Supplement, titled 'Nearing the Township'

Ron Radford, Our country: Australian Federation landscape 1900-1914, 'Big pictures', pg. 36-46, Adelaide, 2001, 40.

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 217.