An apple orchard in Brittany
24 Oct 1868 - 09 Feb 1909
Blossoms - an apple orchard in Brittany
oil on canvas
60.7 x 50.0 cm stretcher; 78.5 x 68.5 x 7.5 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., "Conder 1902".
Bequest of Mrs J P Johnson 1939
Shown in 5 exhibitions
Exhibition of paintings by Charles Conder (1903), Dutch Gallery, London, Nov 1903–Dec 1903
Unknown, Queensland Art Gallery 1957, Queensland Art Gallery, South Brisbane, 1957–1957
Charles Conder: 1868-1909 (1966):
- National Gallery of Victoria [Swanston Street], Melbourne 09 Aug 1966–04 Sep 1966
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 09 Nov 1966–04 Dec 1966
European masters and Australian painting from Australian collections:
Les étés d'or: A homage to France, S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 30 Jun 1989–30 Jul 1989
Referenced in 11 publications
Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. Section 4: cat.no. 74; titled 'An apple orchard in Brittany'
Barry Pearce., Old master paintings from the USSR: A survey of four centuries of European art. Report, 'Charles Conder', Sydney, 1979. cat.no. 51; catalogue entry originally published in Russian
Les étés d'or: A homage to France, Sydney, 1989. cat.no. 23; titled 'An apple orchard in Brittany'
Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 32 (illus.).
Charles Conder, Melbourne, 1972, 79 (illus.), 80, 104. illus.no. 32; cat.no. C105
Charles Conder: 1868-1909, Sydney, 1966. cat.no. 31; titled 'An apple orchard in Brittany'
Charles Conder: his life and work, London, 1914, 44, 46, (illus.). plate no. 59; titled 'Blossoms'
Masters of the Heidelberg School, Leichhardt, 1998, 58 (colour illus.). plate no. 54
Exhibition of paintings by Charles Conder, London, 1903. possibly cat.no.15; titled 'Blossoms'
British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 66. cat.no. 406