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An image of Gums in sunlight by Hans Heysen

Hans Heysen

(Germany, Australia, France 08 Oct 1877 – 02 Jul 1968)

Gums in sunlight
Media category
Materials used
pencil, watercolour

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".
Bequest of Dr and Mrs Sinclair Gillies 1952
Accession number
© C Heysen
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 43 (colour illus.), 118. 32

Connell Nisbet, Look, 'From walls to screens: digitising the Gallery's collection', pg.12-16, Newtown, 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.). 41

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983. 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.).

Exhibition history (6)

Exhibition of Australian art (1923), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, Jun 1923 -

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

Australian arcady: landscape paintings from the collection of the the Art Galery of New South Wales:

Hans Heysen watercolours and drawings (1988), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 23 Sep 1988–23 Oct 1988

Two hundred years of Australian painting : Nature, people and art in the southern continent:

Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s: