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An image of Portrait of a woman by Girolamo Nerli

Girolamo Nerli

(Italy, Australia, New Zealand 21 Feb 1860 – 24 Jun 1926)

Title
Portrait of a woman
Year
(circa 1898)
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

65.8 x 45.5 cm stretcher; 82.8 x 62.4 x 6.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed with monogram l.l. corner, red oil "GP. Nerli". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1949
Accession number
8281
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Edmund Capon and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (illus.). cat.no. 2

Michael Dunn, Nerli: an Italian painter in the South Pacific, 'Nerli's paintings', pg. 18-54, Auckland, 2005, 86, 87 (colour illus.). plate no. 16; dated: circa 1897

Peter Entwisle, Michael Dunn and Roger Collins, Nerli - An exhibition of paintings & drawings, Dunedin, 1988, 157 (illus.), 165, 166. cat.no. 153

Exhibition history (2)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1949, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Dec 1949–17 Feb 1950

Italian artists working in 19th century Australia (1993), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 24 Sep 1993–21 Nov 1993