09 Aug 1877 - 30 Apr 1964
Nature's Gothic [see label u.l. verso]
oil on canvas
52.8 x 68.9 cm stretcher; 72.5 x 88.1 x 9.8 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, red oil "HOWARD ASHTON/ 1931".
Marshall Bequest Fund 1932
Not on display
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Society of Artists Annual Exhibition, Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 02 Sep 1932–30 Sep 1932
Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1932), Education Department Gallery [Loftus Street], Sydney, 02 Sep 1932–30 Sep 1932
The Sydney Art School retrospective exhibition, 1890-1933, Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 01 Mar 1933–28 Mar 1933
Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia’s Blue Mountains, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Katoomba, 17 Nov 2012–03 Feb 2013
Going West (working title), Penrith Regional Gallery & The Lewers Bequest, Emu Plains, 01 Jan 2020–31 Dec 2020
Referenced in 7 publications
Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 38 (illus.).
Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 749 [Gallery No. 7]
Gavin Wilson, Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia's Blue Mountains, ‘Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia’s Blue Mountains’, pg. 10-111, Katoomba, 2012, 60, 61 (colour illus.), 113.
Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 15. cat.no. 12
John Young and Henry Gibbons, The Sydney Art School retrospective exhibition 1890-1933, Sydney, 1933. not paginated, cat.no. 235
Unknown (Editor), Sun, 'For Art Gallery', Sydney, 30 Aug 1932. Purchases from the Society of Artists exhibition
Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1932), Sydney, 1932. cat.no. 110; titled 'Jamieson Valley'; price; 50 gns