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Title

In the shadow of the hills

1924


Artist

Tom Roberts

England, Australia

08 Mar 1856 - 14 Sep 1931


Details


Other Titles

In the Shadow of the Hills

Shadow of the Hills


Place where the work was made

Kallista Victoria Australia


Date

1924


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on plywood


Dimensions

48.1 x 91.7 cm board; 62.5 x 105.7 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, pale red oil "Tom Roberts/ 24".


Credit

Purchased 1926


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4821


Artist information

Tom Roberts

Artist profile

Works in the collection

46


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 14 publications

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 779

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Tom Roberts', Sydney, 1976, illus.. cat.no. 12; not paginated

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Tom Roberts', pg. 466-487, Sydney, Jul 1969, 486 (illus.), 487.

The Western Argus, ‘Leading artist dead: the late Mr. Tom Roberts.’, pg. 27, Kalgoorlie, 22 Sep 1931, 27.

The Syndey Morning Herald, ‘Artist’s death. Mr Tom Roberts.’, pg. 10, Sydney, 15 Sep 1931, 10.

The West Australian, ‘MR. TOM ROBERTS DEAD.: A Pioneer Australian Painter.’, pg. 6, Perth, 15 Sep 1931, 6.

The Mail, ‘Prominent persons: Mr. A.J. Roberts, O.B.E’, pg. 2, Adelaide, 03 Mar 1928, 2.

The Sydney Morning Herald, 'National Art Gallery', pg. 14, Sydney, 02 Jul 1926, 14.

Unknown (Compilator), Exhibition of oil paintings by Tom Roberts, Sydney, Jun 1926. cat.no. 2; priced 175 guineas

The Argus, 'Mr. Roberts's Paintings', pg. 16, Melbourne, 17 Sep 1924, 16. Note: referred to as ‘Shadow of the Hills’.

Unknown, Tom Roberts, Melbourne, 1978, 128, 129 (colour illus.), 148. plate no. 34

Editor Unknown (Editor), Exhibition and sale of paintings by Tom Roberts, previous to his leaving Australia., Sydney, Nov 1900. titled 'In the Shadow of the Hills'; cat.no. 1; priced 110 guineas; not paginated

Unknown, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 2 - Plates, Melbourne, 1985, (illus.). plate no. 584

Unknown, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 1 - Text, Melbourne, 1985, 207. cat.no. 584