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Title

Portrait of a woman

(circa 1898)


Artist

Girolamo Nerli

Italy, Australia, New Zealand

21 Feb 1860 - 24 Jun 1926


Details


Date

(circa 1898)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

65.8 x 45.5 cm stretcher; 82.8 x 62.4 x 6.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed with monogram l.l. corner, red oil "GP. Nerli". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1949


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8281


Artist information

Girolamo Nerli

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Edmund Capon AM, OBE and Ursula Prunster, Face to face: Australian portraits, Sydney, 1986, (illus.). cat.no. 2

Michael Dunn, Nerli: an Italian painter in the South Pacific, 'Nerli's paintings', pg. 18-54, Auckland, 2005, 86, 87 (colour illus.). plate no. 16; dated: circa 1897

Peter Entwisle, Michael Dunn and Roger Collins, Nerli - An exhibition of paintings & drawings, Dunedin, 1988, 157 (illus.), 165, 166. cat.no. 153