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An image of Beach scene, Hobson's Bay by Girolamo Nerli

Girolamo Nerli

(Italy, Australia, New Zealand 21 Feb 1860 – 24 Jun 1926)

Beach scene, Hobson's Bay
(circa 1889)
Media category
Materials used
oil on cardboard

23.2 x 31.4 cm board; 34.1 x 41.1 x 2.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, grey oil "G P [monogram]. Nerli". Not dated.
Purchased 1958
Accession number
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 12. 21

Peter Entwisle, Nerli - An exhibition of paintings & drawings, 'G.P. Nerli: Influences in Australia', pg. 28-38, Dunedin, 1988, 34, 112, 113, 114 (illus.).

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Girolamo Nerli', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). 5; not paginated

Alan McCulloch, The golden age of Australian painting - Impressionism and the Heidelberg school, Melbourne, 1969, 31 (illus.). titled 'The Beach at Port Melbourne from the Foreshore of St Kilda'.

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Feb 1959–08 Mar 1959

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

Italian artists working in 19th century Australia (1993), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, 24 Sep 1993–21 Nov 1993