Skip to content

Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is open. We are observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read the latest visit information

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

View More:


Title

Devil's Coach-house, Fish River Caves

1883


Artist

Lucien Henry

France, Australia

1850 - 1896


Details


Other Title

Devil's coachouse, Fish River Caves


Date

1883


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

116.2 x 65.2 cm stretcher; 126.8 x 75.9 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "HL [monogram]/ .../ 83".


Credit

Marshall Bequest Fund 1979


Location

Not on display


Accession number

459.1979


Artist information

Lucien Henry

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Terry Ingram, Australian Financial Review, 'Lost cave painting sees new light of day', pg. 21, Sydney, 13 Sep 1979, 21.

Danny Lacy (Curator), Obsession: devil in the detail, 2018, 6 (detail) (colour illus.), 7, 9 (colour illus.), 89.

Adrian Mitchell, Plein airs and graces: the life and times of George Collingridge, 'The Promised Land', pg. 48-61, Kent Town, 2012, 57.

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Art Society of New South Wales Fourth Annual Exhibition Catalogue, Sydney, 1883, 8. cat.no. 43; priced £105-0-0

Ann Stephen, Natalie Adamson, Anne Watson and Charles Pickett, Visions of a Republic: the work of Lucien Henry, Haymarket, 2001, 60, 61 (colour illus.), 62.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Society's exhibition.', Sydney, 04 Oct 1883, 8. exhibition review