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An image of Brisbane River by J J Hilder

J J Hilder

(Australia 23 Jul 1881 – Apr 1916)

Brisbane River
Media category
Materials used
watercolour, opaque white on buff wove paper

18.1 x 22.9 cm sheet; 42.7 x 44.6 x 2.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., pen and black ink "J.J. HILDER./ 1908".
Gift of Howard Hinton 1917
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (6)

Kerry Heckenberg, Queensland Review (vol.15, no.1), 'JJ. Hilder and the Languages of Art', pg. 33-49, Queensland, 2008, front cover (colour illus.), 44 (illus.). Figure 10

Captain Brett Hilder., Jesse Jewhurst Hilder: anniversary exhibition, 'Introduction', Brisbane, 1966. 2

Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 5. 11

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. 10

Ursula Prunster and Edmund Capon, J.J. Hilder and contemporaries, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). 2

Laurie Thomas (Editor), Jubilee exhibition of Australian art, Sydney, 1951, 37. 85

Exhibition history (7)

J.J. Hilder memorial exhibition (1916), Society of Artists, Sydney, 14 Jul 1916 -

Howard Hinton memorial exhibition (1948), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1948–30 Apr 1948

Jubilee exhibition of Australian art:

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

Jesse Jewhurst Hilder anniversary exhibition (1966-1967):

J.J. Hilder and Contemporaries:

Celebrating 75 years of donation by Howard Hinton, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, 07 Mar 2003–19 May 2003