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Title

Sydney from the North Shore

1888


Artist

C.H. Hunt

England, Australia

1857 - 1938


Details


Other Titles

Evening

Evening (Sydney from the North Shore)

Evening. Sydney from the North Shore


Date

1888


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

92.0 x 168.8 cm


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "C.H. Hunt 88".


Credit

Purchased 1888


Accession number

6220


Artist information

C.H. Hunt

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 13 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 74 (colour illus.).

Australian artists: Some have real artistic merit and the collection is credible', Chicago Daily Tribune, 'Pictures, pg. 9, Chicago, 08 Jun 1893, 9. Painting incorrectly attributed to W. Lister Lister.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1888, Sydney, 1888. cat.no. 145; Oil Paintings, titled 'Evening'

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1891, Sydney, 1891. cat.no. 247; Australian Court

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899. cat.no. 248, Oil Paintings-Australian, titled 'Sydney from North Shore - Evening'

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893, 107. cat.no. 369; titled 'Evening', Loan collection to Commissioners of the Chicago Exposition

Barry Pearce, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'Australian', pg. 13-35, Sydney, 1988, 16.

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

Daniel Thomas., Sydney Harbour, ‘Introduction', Sydney, 1963. cat.no. 20; titled 'Evening. Sydney from the North Shore'

Albie Thoms, Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, 'The artist's camp', pg. 39-48, Sydney, 1991, 7 (colour illus.), 41, 77. cat.no. 39; plate no. 1

William Walton, Art and architecture: Volume II, 'Australasia and Canada', pg. 29-32, Philadelphia, 1893, 31 (ilus.), 32. Official illustrated publication of the art and architecture at the World's Columbian Exposition, held in Chicago in 1893.

Natalie Wilson, Selling a nation: Australian artists at International Exhibitions [M.A., University of Sydney], 'Organisation of the New South Wales display in Chicago', pg.18-45, Sydney, 2001, between 40-41 (colour illus.), 41, 52. figure no. 30

Author Unknown, Art Society of New South Wales Ninth Annual Exhibition Catalogue, Sydney, Sep 1888. cat.no. 89; titled 'Evening', £78/15/-