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Title

recto: Mist in the Italian Alps verso: (landscape study)

1913


Artist

John Russell

Australia

16 Jun 1858 - 22 Apr 1930


Details


Other Title

recto: In the Italian Alps


Date

1913


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour on thick cream wove paper


Dimensions

26.9 x 37.3 cm (image) 27.8 x 38.7 cm (sheet)


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "RUSSELL. 13".


Credit

Gift of Emmie Russell, the artist's cousin 1987


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5.1987


Artist information

John Russell

Artist profile

Works in the collection

22


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Ann Galbally, The art of John Peter Russell, Melbourne, 1977, 111. cat.no. 235

Hendrik Kolenberg, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 31 (colour illus.), 115. cat.no. 18

Hendrik Kolenberg, Twentieth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 68