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Title

Portrait of a young girl with a book (Collins family)

1861


Artist

Joseph Backler

Australia

circa 1813 - 22 Oct 1895


Details


Other Title

Portrait of Sue Collins, holding a book


Place where the work was made

Tenterfield New South Wales Australia


Date

1861


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.0 x 63.9 cm stretcher


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "J. Backler/ 1861".


Credit

Gift of Mrs J C Williams and Mr O C Tunks 1990


Location

Not on display


Accession number

200.1990


Artist information

Joseph Backler

Works in the collection

5


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Sotheby's Australia (Compilator), Fine Australian paintings including important colonial furniture, silver and the J. And J. Altmann art reference library, Prahran, 1989, not paginated (colour illus.). lot no. 410; titled 'Portrait of Sue Collins, holding a book'; estimated price $21,000-25,000