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An image of Storm at sea by Tom Roberts

Tom Roberts

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

Storm at sea
Other titles:
The storm
Place of origin
circa 1907
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on plywood

35.3 x 44.5 cm board; 51.2 x 61.4 x 4.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Purchased 1946
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (7)

Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 58 (illus.).

Anne Gray and John Gage, Constable: impressions of land, sea and sky, Canberra, 2006, 310 (colour illus., detail), 311, 319 (colour illus.). A10

Humphrey McQueen, Tom Roberts, Sydney, 1996, 524.

Virginia Spate, Tom Roberts, 'Where the Sun Never Set. Tom Roberts and the British Empire', pg. 62-92, Adelaide, 1996, 88, 89 (colour illus.), 213 (illus.).

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Tom Roberts', pg. 466-487, Sydney, Jul 1969, 481, 482 (illus.).

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 1 - Text, Melbourne, 1985, 180. 411

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 2 - Plates, Melbourne, 1985, (colour illus.). plate no. 183

Exhibition history (2)

Tom Roberts (1996-1997):

Constable: Impressions of land, sea and sky, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 03 Mar 2006–12 Jun 2006

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