Skip to content

Update from the Gallery regarding COVID-19

The Art Gallery of New South Wales is open. We are observing strict physical distancing and hygiene measures to protect the health of visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus). Read the latest visit information

Collection

All

Search

Australian art

View More:


Title

Orofena, Tahiti

(circa 1835)


Artist

Conrad Martens

England, Australia

21 Mar 1801 - 21 Aug 1878


Details


Date

(circa 1835)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on wood


Dimensions

19.7 x 30.2 cm board; 29.8 x 40.3 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mr Norman Schureck 1957


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9395


Artist information

Conrad Martens

Artist profile

Works in the collection

35


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Jocelyn Gray, Conrad Martens: 1801-1878, Sydney, 1978. cat.no. 7

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Conrad Martens', Sydney, 1976, illus.. cat.no. 1; not paginated