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An image of Shoalhaven River, junction with Broughton Creek, New South Wales by Julian Ashton

Julian Ashton

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

Title
Shoalhaven River, junction with Broughton Creek, New South Wales
Place of origin
ShoalhavenNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1891
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
pencil, watercolour, opaque white
Dimensions

58.1 x 92.2 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., red watercolour "J.R. ASHTON/ 1891".
Credit
Purchased 1892
Accession number
5820
Location
Not on display
Further information

Broughton Creek is a tributary of the Shoalhaven River, to the south of Sydney.

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 (4)

Hubert Howe Bancroft, The book of the fair; an historical and descriptive presentation of the world's science, art, and industry, as viewed through the Columbian Exposition at Chicago in 1893, Chicago, 1893, 729.

Grafton Galleries, Exhibition of Australian art in London, London, 1898. cat.no. 185

Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, 19th century Australian watercolours, drawing and pastels from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2005, 105 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 5

Exhibition history (4)

World's Columbian Exposition, 1893, Jackson Park, Chicago, 01 May 1893–30 Oct 1893

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

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