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Howard Ashton

(England, Australia 09 Aug 1877 – 30 Apr 1964)

Title
Last of the trees, Kosciusko
Other titles:
The last of the trees
The last of the trees, Kosciusko
Year
1923
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas on cardboard
Dimensions

43.2 x 60.4 cm board; 54.8 x 72.7 x 4.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "HOWARD ASHTON/ 1923".
Credit
Purchased 1923
Accession number
692
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 6. cat.no. 20; titled 'The last of the trees'

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 15. cat.no. 10

Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition, Sydney, 1923. cat.no. 137; priced 40 guineas

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, One hundred years of Australian art, Sydney, circa 1945. cat.no. 30; titled 'The last of the trees'

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 14 Sep 1923, unknown. Review of the Society of Artists exhibition.

Exhibition history (3)

Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1923), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 15 Sep 1923–13 Oct 1923

One hundred years of Australian art, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1945–1946

100 years of Australian painting (1948), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 1948–17 May 1948