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Title

Harrow Hill

(circa 1910-circa 1912)


Artist

Tom Roberts

England, Australia

08 Mar 1856 - 14 Sep 1931


Details


Other Title

Harrow on the Hill


Place where the work was made

London England


Date

(circa 1910-circa 1912)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on plywood


Dimensions

35.5 x 46.0 cm board; 49.3 x 59.7 x 6.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, red oil "Tom Roberts". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1920


Location

Not on display


Accession number

663


Artist information

Tom Roberts

Artist profile

Works in the collection

46


Place

Where the work was made
London

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Athenaeum Gallery, Exhibition of paintings by Tom Roberts, Melbourne, 1920. cat.no. 9; priced 60 guineas; not paginated

Anne Gray and John Gage, Constable: impressions of land, sea and sky, Canberra, 2006, 319 (colour illus.). cat.no. A11

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 124; not paginated

Alan McCulloch, The golden age of Australian painting: impressionism and the Heidelberg school, ‘Australian impressionist painting’, pg. 1-109, Melbourne, 1969, 88. McCulloch’s claim that the painting was purchased in Sydney contradicts the Trustees Minutes which state that the work was purchased in Melbourne.

Virginia Spate, Tom Roberts, Melbourne, 1978, 130 (colour illus.), 148. plate no. 36

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Tom Roberts', pg. 466-487, Sydney, Jul 1969, 483 (illus.).

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 1 - Text, Melbourne, 1985, 181. cat.no. 413

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 2 - Plates, Melbourne, 1985, (illus.). plate no. 413

Editor Unknown (Editor), Society of Artists Spring Exhibition, Sydney, 1912, 9. titled 'Harrow on the Hill'; cat.no. 161; priced 25 guineas