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John Ford Paterson

(Scotland, Australia Mar 1851 – 01 Jul 1912)

Title
Nearing the camping ground
Year
1889
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

125.4 x 51.8

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., oil "J.F. Paterson 1889".
Credit
Purchased 1890
Accession number
841
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (14)

A.C., Age, 'Australian artists of the past: John Ford Paterson', Melbourne, 24 Sep 1932.

Julian Ashton., Daily telegraph, ‘National Art Gallery: The Australian Court’, Sydney, 27 Sep 1905, unknown.

Leon Gellert and Sydney Ure Smith (Editors), Art in Australia, Sydney, Aug 1933, 49 (illus.).

Lyn Johnstone, John Ford Paterson: a family tradition, 'Something evanescent', pg. 7-28, Victoria, 2010. General reference

Henry Lawson, Favourite poems, Sydney, 1992, 24-25 (colour illus.).

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 196 [Gallery No. 3]

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 56

William Moore., The Courier Mail, Art and artists: John Ford Paterson', Brisbane, 12 Nov 1932. John Ford Paterson memorial exhibition review

William Moore, The story of Australian art from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 1), 'Galleries', pg. 179-214, Sydney, 1934, 20 (illus.), 211.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899. cat.no. 284

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893. cat.no. 357

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1891, Sydney, 1891, 65. cat.no. 225; titled 'Nearing the Camping Ground'.

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 159.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Studio, 'Art of the British Empire Overseas', pg. 73, London, 1917, 73 (illus.).

Exhibition history (3)

Exhibition of Australian Art (1923), Burlington House, 06 Oct 1923–03 Nov 1923

150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938

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