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Title

Beneath the peaks, Grampians

1920-1921


Artist

Arthur Streeton

Australia, England, Australia

08 Apr 1867 - 01 Sep 1943


Details


Other Titles

Under the peaks

Below the Peaks, Grampians


Date

1920-1921


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

63.5 x 76.1 cm; 86.0 x 98.5 x 7.5cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r. corner, purple oil "A STREETON-". Dated l.l. corner, black oil "1920".


Credit

Purchased 1920 and completed in 1921


Location

Not on display


Accession number

564


Artist information

Arthur Streeton

Artist profile

Works in the collection

52


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Australian Exhibition Commission, Catalogue: British Empire Exhibition (Wembley) 1924, 1924, 97. no catalogue nubmers; Lent by the Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales

Dennis Colsey and Hal Missingham, One hundred years of Australian landscape painting: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1968, Sydney, 1968, 6 (illus.). cat.no. 4

Geoffrey Edwards, Geoffrey Smith and Lisa Sullivan, Land of the Golden Fleece - Arthur Streeton in the Western District, Geelong, 2016, 14, 15, 16 (colour illus.), 30, 31 (colour illus.), 54. cat.no. 2

Ann Galbally, Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 85. cat.no. 184, dated c.1921

Elioth Gruner (Organiser), The exhibition of Australian art to be held at the galleries of the Royal Academy London, 1923, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, cat.no. 159, titled 'Beneath the peaks'

Elioth Gruner (Organiser), Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of Australian artists, Sydney, 1923. not paginated, cat.no. 78, titled 'Beneath the peaks', Room IX

Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated, cat.no. 139, titled 'Beneath the peaks' [Gallery No. 2]

Bernard William Smith, Place, taste and tradition: a study of Australian art since 1788, 'Impressionism in Australia', pg. 112-145, South Melbourne, 1979, 141 (illus.). plate no. 41

Sydney Ure Smith (Editor), Art of Australia 1788-1941, New York, 1941, 34. cat.no. 45a. Titled 'Under the Peaks'.