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An image of The ever restless sea by W Lister Lister

W Lister Lister

(Australia 27 Dec 1859 – 06 Nov 1943)

Title
The ever restless sea
Year
1892
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

121.9 x 212.1 cm stretcher; 173.3 x 264.0 x 12.6 cm frame:

0 - Whole; 120 x 212 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, grey oil "W. LISTER LISTER/ '92".
Credit
Purchased 1892
Accession number
865
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (12)

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

Grafton Galleries, Exhibition of Australian art in London, London, 1898. cat.no. 61

Marcus B. Huish (Compilator), The year's art 1893: a concise epitome of all matters relating to the arts of painting, sculpture, and architecture which have occurred during the year 1892, together with information respecting the events of the year 1893, 'Australia: New South Wales', pg. 205-207, London, 1893, between 206-207 (b&w line drawing).

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938, (illus.). cat.no. 145

William Moore, The story of Australian art from the earliest known art of the continent to the art of today (Vol. 1), 'National life', pg. 122-152, Sydney, 1934, 117, 122 (illus.).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1893, Sydney, 1893, 106 (illus.). cat.no. 353

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1891, Sydney, 1891, Addendum. titled 'The Ever Restless Sea'.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1899, Sydney, 1899, 46 (sepia illus.). cat.no. 249

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Art Society of New South Wales Spring Exhibition Catalogue, Sydney, 1892, 24, 25 (b&w line illus.). cat.no. 90

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Art Society of New South Wales Spring Exhibition Catalogue (1892), Sydney, 1892, 25 (illus.). cat.no. 90; priced £150

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 123.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 1.9.1891-4.5.1898, Sydney, 1891-1898, 31 August 1892.

Exhibition history (3)

Thirteenth Annual Exhibition of the Art Society of New South Wales (1892), Society Rooms, Union Chambers, Sydney, 1892 -

Exhibition of Australian art in London (1898), Grafton Galleries, London, 02 Apr 1898–31 Jul 1898

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