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Title

Through sunny meadows

(circa 1898)


Artist

Howard Ashton

England, Australia

09 Aug 1877 - 30 Apr 1964


Details


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(circa 1898)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

71.1 x 142.3 cm stretcher; 99.4 x 171.0 x 7.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, grey/blue oil "Howard Ashton". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1898


Accession number

5752


Artist information

Howard Ashton

Works in the collection

12


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Jane Clark, Golden summers: Heidelberg and beyond, 'Sydney Harbour', pg. 150-152, Melbourne, 1985, 163 (colour illus.).

R.F.I., Australian magazine, 'Impressionism in Art', pg. 347, Sydney, Aug 1899, 347 (illus.).

Vivienne Webb, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Golden age', pg. 37-38, Sydney, 2000, 66 (colour illus.), 300.

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 14-15. cat.no. 7

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Society of Artist's Exhibition', author unknown, Sydney, 27 Aug 1898, unknown. see AGNSW Press Clippings 1894-1906, pg. 187

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, 'Society of Artists. Annual Spring Show. A Fine Collection. Some Melbourne Work.', author unknown, Sydney, 27 Aug 1898, unknown (b&w line illus.). see AGNSW Press Clippings 1894-1906, pg.188

Unknown, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition (1898), Sydney, 1898, not paginated. cat.no. 57

Barry Pearce, A century of Australian landscape: mood and moment, Sydney, 1983, 15, 50 (colour illus.). cat.no. 31

Ursula Prunster, Australian arcady: Landscape paintings from the Art Gallery of New South Wales collection, Sydney, 1983. cat.no. 15 Note no pagination, text reference only.