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Title

Old houses, Cumberland Street

(circa 1901)


Artist

Julian Ashton

England, Australia

27 Jan 1851 - 27 Apr 1942


Details


Other Title

Cumberland-street, looking South


Place where the work was made

Sydney New South Wales Australia


Date

(circa 1901)


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, opaque white on white watercolour paper


Dimensions

50.8 x 63.4 cm sheet


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of the New South Wales Government 1902


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5858


Artist information

Julian Ashton

Works in the collection

27


Place

Where the work was made
Sydney

Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


Caroline Butler-Bowdon, Painting The Rocks: the loss of old Sydney, 'Painting Old Sydney: The 1902 exhibition', pg. 16-27, Sydney, 2010, 54 (colour illus., detail), 123, 125 (colour illus.).

Elwyn Lynn, The Australian landscape and its artists, Rushcutters Bay, 1977, 154 (colour illus.).

Vivienne Webb, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Golden age', pg. 37-38, Sydney, 2000, 44 (colour illus.), 300.

Julian Ashton 1851-1942, Sydney, 1982, 16. cat.no. 46

Australian images: Prints, drawings and watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1979, 1.

Harbour hymns, city songs: visions of Sydney from the collection, Sydney, 1990. cat.no. 5

Author Unknown, Society of Artists exhibition of pictures of Old Sydney, Sydney, Mar 1902. cat.no. 6; titled 'Cumberland-street, looking South'; priced £25

Society of Artists First Exhibition 1895, Sydney, 1895. cat.no. 73

Unknown, Australian watercolours 1880s to 1990s, Sydney, 1995, 19 (colour illus.), 114. cat.no. 3