Milking time (Araluen Valley)
New Zealand, Australia
16 Dec 1882 - 17 Oct 1939
oil on canvas on paperboard
35.0 x 45.0 cm board; 50.0 x 59.8 x 6.4 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, black ink "E.GRUNER/ 1922".
Gift of Howard Hinton 1927
Not on display
Shown in 7 exhibitions
Loan exhibition of the works of Elioth Gruner (1932), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 21 Dec 1932–21 Feb 1933
150 years of Australian art (1938), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 27 Jan 1938–25 Apr 1938
Elioth Gruner 1882-1939 (1983), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Jul 1983–04 Sep 1983
Parallel Visions: Twenty-two artists from the Australian collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 22 Feb 2002–May 2003
Celebrating 75 years of donation by Howard Hinton, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, 07 Mar 2003–19 May 2003
Elioth Gruner: Light and landscape (2010), New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, 30 Oct 2010–06 Feb 2011
Elioth Gruner: the texture of light:
Referenced in 9 publications
Julian Ashton and Norman Lindsay, The art of Elioth Gruner, Sydney, , (colour illus.). plate no. XXI; Collection of Howard Hinton, Esq; not paginated
Deboarh Clark, Elioth Gruner: the texture of light, 'Elioth Gruner: the texture of light', pg. 9-89, Canberra, 2014, 49 (colour illus.), 95, 100.
Lou Klepac, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Hans Heysen / Elioth Gruner / Horace Trennery', pg. 32-47, Sydney, 2002, 42 (colour illus.), 143, 147.
Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. not paginated; cat.no. 266 [Gallery No. 3]
Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 15. cat.no. 92; titled 'Milking time'; Not exhibited as on loan to Australian Legation, Washington.
Beatrice Tildesley, Sydney mail, 'The Gruner exhibition at the National Art Gallery', pg. 17, Sydney, 28 Dec 1932, 17 (illus.). Exhibition review
Unknown, Loan exhibition of the works of Elioth Gruner, Sydney, 1932. cat.no. 42
Paula Dredge, Unknown, Steven Miller and Unknown, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 28 (illus.).
The Sydney morning herald, 'Elioth Gruner', pg. 14, Sydney, 16 Dec 1922, 14.