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Title

Last of the trees, Kosciusko

1923


Artist

Howard Ashton

England, Australia

09 Aug 1877 - 30 Apr 1964


Details


Other Titles

The last of the trees

The last of the trees, Kosciusko


Date

1923


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas on cardboard


Dimensions

43.2 x 60.4 cm board; 54.8 x 72.7 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r. corner, black oil "HOWARD ASHTON/ 1923".


Credit

Purchased 1923


Location

Not on display


Accession number

692


Artist information

Howard Ashton

Works in the collection

12


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 6. cat.no. 20; titled 'The last of the trees'

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 15. cat.no. 10

Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, One hundred years of Australian art, Sydney, circa 1945. cat.no. 30; titled 'The last of the trees'

Daily telegraph, Sydney, 14 Sep 1923, unknown. Review of the Society of Artists exhibition.

Society of Artists, Society of Artists Annual Exhibition, Sydney, 1923. cat.no. 137; priced 40 guineas