oil on wood
34.6 x 26.7 cm board; 45.1 x 37.2 x 3.8 cm frame :
0 - Whole; 33.5 x 25.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION. Due to backing board support, the hardboard dimensions could not be obtained. Sight dimensions were recorded.
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, red (ink?) "J.R.ASHTON/ Xmas 93".
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Artists by artists (1954), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1954–05 Dec 1954
Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977
Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 Jun 1991–25 Aug 1991
Impressions: painting light and life, National Portrait Gallery [Parliamentary Zone], Canberra, 25 Nov 2011–04 Mar 2012
Referenced in 5 publications
Anne Douglas, Painting The Rocks: the loss of old Sydney, 'Stories of Old Sydney: Alice Muskett', pg. 121, Sydney, 2010, 120 (colour illus., detail).
Sarah Engledow, Impressions: painting light & life, Catalogue essay, pg. 7-16, Canberra, 2011, 11, 82 (caption), 83 (colour illus.). cat.no. 33
Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Julian Ashton', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 3, not paginated
Ros Pesman, Duty Free - Australian Women Abroad, Sydney, 1996.
Albie Thoms, Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Sydney, 1991, 76. cat.no. 5