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Summer morning



Elioth Gruner

New Zealand, Australia

16 Dec 1882 - 17 Oct 1939


Other Titles

Morning Light [Art & Australia, November 1939]

A summer morning [1948]

Sunny pastures [possibly]

Place where the work was made

Emu Plains Sydney New South Wales Australia



Media category


Materials used

oil on canvas


30.8 x 40.6 cm stretcher; 46.3 x 56.5 x 4.9 cm frame :

0 - Whole; 29 x 39.3 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION

Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown oil "E. GRÜNeR/ 1916".


Gift of Howard Hinton 1939

Accession number


Artist information

Elioth Gruner

Artist profile

Works in the collection



Where the work was made
Emu Plains

Shown in 11 exhibitions

Exhibition history

Referenced in 15 publications


Judy Jones, The Arms Chronicle, 'Elioth Gruner and the Innes family of Emu Plains', pg. 5-6, Penrith, Sep 2013, 6. part 2

Lou Klepac, Parallel visions: works from the Australian collection, 'Hans Heysen / Elioth Gruner / Horace Trennery', pg. 32-47, Sydney, 2002, 40 (colour illus.), 143, 147.

Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 18. 120; titled 'A summer morning'

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Elioth Gruner', Sydney, 1976, (colour illus.). 21; not paginated

Alicia Parlby, Look, 'Gruner lives! Old works a hit with young viewers', pg. 12, Sydney, Dec 2003-Jan 2004, 12 (colour illus.).

Barry Pearce, Elioth Gruner 1882-1939, Sydney, 1983. 13

Unknown and Unknown, Classic Australian Paintings, Victoria, 1986, (colour illus.).

Unknown and Unknown, 100 masterpieces of Australian landscape painting, Melbourne, 1986, 160, 161 (colour illus.). plate no. 77

Unknown, Celebrity choice: Sam Neill, Sydney, 1987. no catalogue number

Unknown and Unknown, A treasury of Australian painting, Australia, 1976, 42 (colour illus.).

Unknown (Editor), Museum National, 'Parallel Visions at the Art Gallery of New South Wales', pg. 8, Fitzroy, May 2002, 8 (colour illus.).

Unknown, One hundred years of Australian art, Sydney, circa 1945. 33

Unknown, Elioth Gruner memorial loan exhibition, Melbourne, 1940. 173

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney morning herald, 'Summer morning', pg. 13, Sydney, 25 Nov 1939, 13 (illus.).

Unknown (Editor), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 77], Sydney, Nov 1939, 36 (illus.). titled 'Morning Light'