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An image of Sherbrooke forest by Tom Roberts

Tom Roberts

(England, Australia 08 Mar 1856 – 14 Sep 1931)

Title
Sherbrooke forest
Place of origin
DandenongsVictoriaAustralia
Year
1924
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas on paperboard
Dimensions

48.0 x 68.4 cm board; 63.4 x 83.0 x 4.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., white/yellow oil "Tom Roberts '24".
Credit
Purchased 1946
Accession number
7637
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (13)

Jonathan Cooper (Editor), The Art Gallery of New South Wales Bulletin, Sydney, Feb 1997-Apr 1997, 17 (colour illus.).

Deborah Hart, Fred Williams: infinite horizons, 'Resurrecting the gum tree', pg. 44-59, Canberra, 2011, 56.

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Tom Roberts', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 13; not paginated

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 95

John Neylon, Jane Hylton and Tracey Lock-Weir, Tom Roberts: Education guide, Adelaide, 1996, (colour illus.).

Barry Pearce, A century of Australian landscape: mood and moment, Sydney, 1983, 15, 65 (colour illus.). cat.no. 44

Barry Pearce, Tom Roberts, 'Reflections on the late work', pg. 168, Adelaide, 1996, 178, 180-81 (colour illus.), 214 (illus.).

Virginia Spate, Tom Roberts, Melbourne, 1978, 128 (illus.), 149. illus.no. 49

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

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 1 - Text, Melbourne, 1985, 208. cat.no. 585

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 2 - Plates, Melbourne, 1985, (illus.). plate no. 226

Peter Ward, The Australian Magazine, 'More or less than meets the eye', pg. 22-27, Surry Hills, 28 Sep 1996-29 Sep 1996, 26 (colour illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), The artists 1993: Australian old master painters, Gosford, 1993, (colour illus.). Illustration featured for the month of April, 1993; not paginated.

Exhibition history (6)

Travelling Art Exhibitions 1952. Australian landscape painting:

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953

Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977

A century of Australian landscape painting: mood and moment:

Tom Roberts (1996-1997):

Australian icons: twenty artists from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Aug 2000–03 Dec 2000