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Title

Stalagmites, Burragalong Cavern


Artist

Conrad Martens

England, Australia

1801 - 21 Aug 1878


Details


Other Title

Interior, Burrangalong Cave


Date

(1843)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

40.6 x 53.3 cm board; 54.0 x 67.0 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed verso, ink ".../ .../ .../ Conrad Martens".


Credit

Purchased 1964


Accession number

OA1.1964


Artist information

Conrad Martens

Works in the collection

35


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Tim Bonyhady, Images in opposition: Australian landscape painting 1801–1890, 'Contrasting lights', pg.135-154, Melbourne, 1985, 139 (illus.), 140, 178.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 02 Jun 1849.

Author Unknown, Society for the Promotion of the Fine Arts in Australia, second exhibition, Sydney, 1849. possibly either cat.no. 341 titled 'Stalactite Columns at the Southern Entrance to Burranglong Cavern' or 344 titled 'Return View of the Stalactite Columns'