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Title

Weather clearing after rain, Venice – fruit boats going to the Rialto

circa 1883


Artist

Oswald Brierly

England, Australia

19 May 1817 - 14 Dec 1894


Details


Other Titles

Weather clearing up after rain at Venice. Fruit boats going to the Rialto

Fishing boats off Venice

Venice Fruit Boats

Weather clearing after rain – Venice

Weather clearing after rain, Venice


Place where the work was made

Venice Italy


Date

circa 1883


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour with pencil underdrawing and scraping out


Dimensions

60.5 x 94.0 cm image (made up of 3 sheets of paper joined together); 90.0 x 124.0 x 7.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., "Oswald W. Brierly...". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1883


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4817


Artist information

Oswald Brierly

Works in the collection

6


Place

Where the work was made
Venice

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 21 publications

Bibliography


Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 10, no 2.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 111, no 131.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 91, no 87. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 91, no 93.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 75, no 92.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 73, no 42. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 76, no 45, illus p 76. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 56, no 352.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales (with illustrations) drawn by E L Montefiore, director, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1893, p 78, no 211, illus p 78.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, (with illustrations), drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq (President of Trustees) and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1891, p 97, no 380, illus p 97.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1888, p 66, no 74, illus p 66.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1886, p 52, no 59, illus p 52.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1884, p 52, no 67, illus p 52 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

Catalogue of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, with 94 illustrations drawn by E L Montefiore, Esa, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1883, p 47, no 67.

AGNSW archive 59/1883, 29 Nov 1883.

AGNSW archive 36/1883, 24 Aug 1883.

The Art Journal, 'The Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours', London, Jul 1883, p 237.

AGNSW archive 24/1883, 01 Jun 1883.

The Art Journal, 'Book review – Purchases of pictures for the Australian Galleries', London, Jun 1883, p 202.

The Observer, 'Fine Arts – Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours', London, 23 Apr 1883, p 3.

Illustrated catalogue of Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours 1883, London, 1883, no 102, illus pl 46.