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An image of Prospect reservoir by Arthur Streeton

Arthur Streeton

(Australia, England, Australia 08 Apr 1867 – 01 Sep 1943)

Title
Prospect reservoir
Place of origin
ProspectSydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1895
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

122.3 x 536.0 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., oil "ArthuR StrEEton/ 1895".
Credit
Gift of the Metropolitan Water and Sewerage Board 1937
Accession number
6478
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (8)

Aedeen Cremin (Editor), 1901: Australian life at federation: an illustrated chronicle, 'Public health in the city', pg. 98-100, Sydney, 2001, 98-99 (colour illus.).

Ann Galbally, Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 82. cat.no 75

Leonie Lamont, The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Streeton's Sydney', pg. 17, Sydney, 11 Oct 1996, 17.

John McDonald, Art of Australia. Vol. 1: Exploration to Federation, ‘Individual and national feeling’, pg. 545-610, Sydney, 2008, 582-583 (colour illus.).

William Moore, The Story of Australian Art: from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 2), 'The Boom', pg. 25-44, Sydney, 1934, 27, 151.

Geoffrey Smith, Arthur Streeton, 1867-1943, ''City of laughing loveliness! Sun-girdled Queen!' Sydney 1890-97', pg. 67-130, South Yarra, 1995, 102, 103 (colour illus.). cat.no. 42

Arthur Streeton, The Arthur Streeton catalogue, Melbourne, 1935, 117. cat.no. 140

Christopher Wray, Arthur Streeton: painter of light, Milton, 1993, 79.

Exhibition history (1)

Arthur Streeton: