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Title

Shoalhaven Valley, New South Wales

1861


Artist

Conrad Martens

England, Australia

1801 - 21 Aug 1878


Details


Date

1861


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, watercolour, gouache, scraping out, gum on ivory wove paper


Dimensions

44.5 x 65.7 cm sheet; 44.6 x 64.5 cm sight edge; 66.6 x 86.5 x 5.4 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., red watercolour "C.Martens./ 1861".


Credit

Bequest of Dr and Mrs Sinclair Gillies 1952


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8956


Artist information

Conrad Martens

Artist profile

Works in the collection

35


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Lionel Lindsay, 150 years of Australian art, Sydney, 1938. cat.no. 671 [Gallery No. 5], lent by Dr. Sinclair Gillies

Anne Ryan, Australian art: in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Colonial eyes', pg. 17-18, Sydney, 2000, 18, 26 (colour illus.), 301.

19th century Australian watercolours, drawing and pastels from the Gallery's collection, Sydney, 2005, 31 (colour illus.).

Illawarra: the garden of New South Wales, Wollongong, 1994. cat.no. 16

Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1991. cat.no. 49