- Other Title
- A bush idyll
- Media category
- Materials used
- oil on wood
- 54.3 x 31.5 cm board; 72.0 x 49.1 x 7.5 cm frame
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "ARTHUR STREETON/ 1896".
- Gift of Dr Joseph Brown 1991
- Grand Courts
- Accession number
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Shown in 9 exhibitions
Streeton's Sydney sunshine exhibition (1896), Exhibition Venue Unknown, , 30 Nov 1896 -
Loan exhibition of the works of Arthur Streeton, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 Nov 1931–20 Jan 1932
Great gifts, great patrons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Aug 1994–19 Oct 1994
Australian Impressionism, Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne, 31 Mar 2007–08 Jul 2007
Looking for faeries: The Victorian tradition, Bendigo Art Gallery, Victoria, 16 Oct 2010–28 Nov 2010
Australian Symbolism, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 May 2012–22 Jul 2012
Streeton, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Nov 2020–14 Feb 2021
She-oak and sunlight: Australian Impressionism, Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne, 02 Apr 2021–22 Aug 2021
Grand Courts Collection Rehang, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Nov 2021–2025
Referenced in 7 publications
Okko Boer, Masters of the Heidelberg School, Leichhardt, 1998, 34 (colour illus.). plate no. 30
Anna Clabburn., Looking for faeries: the Victorian tradition, 'The legacy of English fairy painting', Bendigo, 2010. Not paginated; List of works at the back.
Ted Gott, Australian Impressionism, ''Gently I wave the visible world away': Charles Conder, Arthur Streeton and the 'Problem Children' of Australian Impressionism', pg. 239-247, Melbourne, 2007, 342, 259 (colour illus.). cat.no. 13.11 Note: Alternative title used.
Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The spirit of the land', pg. 45-70, Canberra, 2012, 49, 50, 51 (colour illus.), 60, 85, 137.
Anne Gray, Tom Roberts, 'Harmonic arrangements: Tom Roberts' painting', pg. 31-60, Canberra, 2015, 48 (colour illus.), 350.
Denise Mimmocchi, Australian Symbolism: the art of dreams, ‘Dreams of the bohemian idyll: Charles Conder and his impact’, pg. 90-110, Sydney, 2012, 92, 97 (colour illus.), 147.
Arthur Streeton, Loan exhibition of the works of Arthur Streeton, Sydney, 1931.
Other works by Arthur Streeton
See all 52 works