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Title

Lake Lucerne

1883


Artist

Nicholas Chevalier

United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand

09 May 1828 - 15 Mar 1902


Details


Other Title

Lake Geneva


Date

1883


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour with traces of pencil


Dimensions

60.5 x 90.5 cm image/sheet; 92.0 x 123.5 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "N. Chevalier. 1883".


Credit

Purchased 1886


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6025


Artist information

Nicholas Chevalier

Artist profile

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


A Garrick, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW in 1886


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Swiss artists in Australia 1777-1991, Sydney, 1991, p 111, no 48, col illus p 65. As 'Lake Geneva'.

Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 54, 56, col illus p 56.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 31.8.1880-4.8.1891, Sydney, 1880-1891, p 315 (16 Nov 1886).

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales (with illustrations) drawn by E L Montefiore, director, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1893, p 89, no 261.

AGNSW archive 103/1886, Dec 1886.