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Title

Lower part of the Castle Rock below the Lighthouse, Cape Schanck, Victoria

1873


Artist

Eugene von Guérard

England, Australia, Germany, Austria

17 Nov 1811 - 17 Apr 1901


Details


Alternative title

Figures on a cliff


Date

1873


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

26.5 x 33.4 cm board; 43.5 x 50.5 x 6.6 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Mollie and Jim Gowing 2011


Accession number

20.2011


Artist information

Eugene von Guérard

Artist profile

Works in the collection

10


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Andrew Frost, Conquest of space: science fiction and contemporary art, 'The engine of experience: contemporary art and SF', pg. 5-7, Sydney, 2014, 6, 43.

Author Unknown, Sotheby's - Sydney: Fine Australian paintings (24 November 1991), Melbourne, 1991, (colour illus.). lot no. 468; From the collection of the Late Treania Smith