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Title

Canal Labia, and Ponte a Fianco II, Venice, Italy

(circa 1925)


Artist

Will Ashton

Australia

1881 - 1963


Details


Other Title

Canal Labia, Venice


Place where the work was made

Venice Italy


Date

(circa 1925)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

60.7 x 45.5 cm stretcher; 80.8 x 65.1 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "WILL ASHTON". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1925


Location

Not on display


Accession number

699


Artist information

Will Ashton

Works in the collection

15


Place

Where the work was made
Venice

Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Anthony Horderns' Fine Art Gallery, Catalogue of an exhibition of oil paintings by Will Ashton painted on his recent tour in Europe, Sydney, 1925, (illus.). cat.no. 6; titled 'Canal Labia, and Ponte a Fianco II, Venice, Italy'; 75 gns.

Peter Perry, Venezia Australis: Australian artists in Venice 1900-2000, Castlemaine, 2005, 37, 43 (colour illus.). cat.no. 3

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 23. cat.no. 37

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, One hundred years of Australian art, Sydney, circa 1945. cat.no. 26