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An image of Liverpool Ranges, New South Wales by Conrad Martens

Conrad Martens

(England, Australia 1801 – 21 Aug 1878)

Title
Liverpool Ranges, New South Wales
Year
1837
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour, white gouache, gum, scraping out
Dimensions

44.5 x 66.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., watercolour "C.M/ 1837".
Credit
Bequest of Mrs Walter R Hall 1916
Accession number
6295
Location
Not on display
Further information

The Liverpool Ranges are in the New England region of northern NSW, about 400 kilometres north-west 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)

Douglas Dundas., Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Conrad Martens', Sydney, Oct 1963, 161 (illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, 19th century Australian watercolours, drawing and pastels from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2005, 30 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 44

Hendrik Kolenberg, Look, 'Australian images from the past: whether rarely seen or familiar, these works move and delight us', pg. 24-27, Newtown, Apr 2005, front cover (colour illus., detail), 5 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (2)

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