Tamarama Beach, forty years ago, a summer morning
27 Jan 1851 - 27 Apr 1942
oil on canvas
99.0 x 59.7 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. "J.R. Ashton 1899".
Where the work was made
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Three generations of painters: Julian Ashton, Howard Ashton, Richard Ashton, Blaxland Gallery, Sydney, 10 May 1938–20 May 1938
On the Beach, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Dec 1982–28 Dec 1982
Two centuries of Australian painting, a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Orange Regional Gallery, Australia, 19 Apr 1986–15 Jun 1986
Two hundred years of Australian painting : Nature, people and art in the southern continent:
Referenced in 8 publications
Blaxland Gallery, Three generations of painters: Julian Ashton, Howard Ashton, Richard Ashton, Sydney, 1938. Pictures by Julian Ashton; cat.no. 9; titled 'Tamarama Beach Forty Years Ago, a summer morning; price: 100 Gns.
Dinah Dysart, Julian Ashton 1851-1942, Sydney, 1982, 18. cat.no. 61; titled 'Tamarama Beach'
Deborah Edwards, Two centuries of Australian painting: a selection from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 8-14, Sydney, 1986, 24 (illus.). cat.no. 17
Tim McLachlan, The national times: Australia's national weekly of business and affairs., 'Julian Ashton in modern perspective', pg. 48, Sydney, 08 Nov 1981-14 Nov 1981, 48. Review of the exhibition 'Julian Ashton' held at the S.H. Ervin Gallery.
Barry Pearce and Haruo Arikawa, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 109 (colour illus.). cat.no. 58
Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 10 (illus.). cat.no. 5
Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 19. cat.no. 23; titled 'Tamarama Beach'
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Australian women's weekly, Sydney, 28 Jan 1970, (colour illus.).