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Title

recto: Belle-Ile verso: (Landscape study)

1905


Artist

John Peter Russell

Australia

16 Jun 1858 - 30 Apr 1930


Details


Other Titles

recto: Belle - Isle, France

recto: Coast scene, Belle-Isle

recto: Belle-Isle


Date

1905


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, gouache on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

39.7 x 56.8 cm sheet; 76 x 62.5 x 2.4cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., pen and black ink "JOHN RUSSELL/ ... 1905 - SEPTEMBER".


Credit

Gift of Alain Russell, the artist's son 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9307


Artist information

John Peter Russell

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 95 (colour illus.).

Ann Galbally, The art of John Peter Russell, Melbourne, 1977, 105. cat.no. 134

Leslie Hollings (Editor), The Weekend Australian, 'The lost impressionist', Sydney, 07 Feb 1976, page unknown.

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 31 (colour illus.), 115. cat.no. 17

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 67

Ursula Prunster (Curator), Belle-Île: Monet, Russell & Matisse in Brittany, Sydney, 2001, 105 (colour illus.). cat.no. 35

Daniel Thomas., Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'John Russell 1858-1930', Sydney, Jan 1966, 274 (illus.).

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1957, National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1957, 17. cat.no. 54