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Title

Shoalhaven Valley, New South Wales

1861


Artist

Conrad Martens

England, Australia

1801 - 21 Aug 1878


Details


Date

1861


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, gouache, scraping out, gum on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

44.5 x 65.7 cm sheet; 44.6 x 64.5 cm sight edge; 66.6 x 86.5 x 5.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., red watercolour "C.Martens./ 1861".


Credit

Bequest of Dr and Mrs Sinclair Gillies 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8956


Artist information

Conrad Martens

Works in the collection

35


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, 19th century Australian watercolours, drawing and pastels from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2005, 31 (colour illus.).

Hendrik Kolenberg, Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 49

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 671 [Gallery No. 5], lent by Dr. Sinclair Gillies

Ken Orchard, Illawarra: the garden of New South Wales, Wollongong, 1994. cat.no. 16

Anne Ryan, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Colonial eyes', pg. 17-18, Sydney, 2000, 18, 26 (colour illus.), 301.