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An image of Beach scene by Arthur Streeton

Arthur Streeton

(Australia, England, Australia 08 Apr 1867 – 01 Sep 1943)

Beach scene
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on paperboard

39.6 x 29.5 cm board; 48.4 x 38.2 x 2.1 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, brown oil "Streeton.". Dated l.r. corner, brown oil "1890".
Purchased from the Estate of Henrietta Tuson 1954
Accession number
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (6)

Mary Eagle, Australian Impressionism, 'Friendly Rivalry: Paintings of Waterside Sydney, 1888 and 1890', pg. 103-108, Melbourne, 2007, 323, 119 (colour illus.). 6.11

Anne Kern, Arthur Streeton the man and his art, 'Last days in Melbourne and move to Sydney', pg. 17- 20., Leichhardt, 1981, 18 (colour illus.). plate 4B

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Arthur Streeton', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). 6; not paginated

Margaret Plant, Painting Australia, Sydney, 1995, 41, 63 (illus.). PS Worksheet 329

Linda Slutzkin, On the beach, Sydney, 1982, 7 (illus.). catalogue no: 2

Geoffrey Smith, Arthur Streeton and the Australian coast, 'Arthur Streeton and the Australian coast', pg. 10-35, Mornington, 2004, 14, 15 (colour illus.), 38. 2

Exhibition history (5)

Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977

On the Beach, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Dec 1982–28 Dec 1982

Arthur Streeton and the Australian coast, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery, Mornington, 11 Dec 2004–06 Mar 2005

Australian Impressionism, Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne, 31 Mar 2007–08 Jul 2007

Streeton's Sydney, S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 04 Aug 2007–23 Sep 2007

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