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Title

Gums in sunlight


Artist

Hans Heysen

Germany, Australia, France

08 Oct 1877 - 02 Jul 1968


Details


Date

1923


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour


Dimensions

32.5 x 40.7 cm sheet; 57.6 x 65.3 x 4.3 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, "HANS HEYSEN 1923".


Credit

Bequest of Dr and Mrs Sinclair Gillies 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8966


Artist information

Hans Heysen

Works in the collection

46


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 43 (colour illus.), 118. cat.no. 32

Connell Nisbet, Look, 'From walls to screens: digitising the Gallery's collection', pg.12-16, Sydney, Oct 2002, 14 (colour illus.).

Barry Pearce and Haruo Arikawa, Two hundred years of Australian painting: nature, people and art in the southern continent, Tokyo, 1992, 86 (colour illus.). cat.no. 41

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983. cat.no. 23 Note no pagination, text reference only.

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 5], Sydney, Aug 1923, 5 (colour illus.).