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Title

Beach scene, Hobson's Bay

(circa 1889)


Artist

Girolamo Nerli

Italy, Australia, New Zealand

21 Feb 1860 - 24 Jun 1926


Details


Date

(circa 1889)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on cardboard


Dimensions

23.2 x 31.4 cm board; 34.1 x 41.1 x 2.2 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l. corner, grey oil "G P [monogram]. Nerli". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1958


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9667


Artist information

Girolamo Nerli

Works in the collection

9


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 12. cat.no. 21

Peter Entwisle, Nerli - An exhibition of paintings & drawings, 'G.P. Nerli: Influences in Australia', pg. 28-38, Dunedin, 1988, 34, 112, 113, 114 (illus.).

Robert Lindsay., Aspects of Australian Art: Art Gallery of New South Wales travelling art exhibition 1976, 'Girolamo Nerli', Sydney, 1976, (illus.). cat.no. 5; not paginated

Alan McCulloch, The golden age of Australian painting - Impressionism and the Heidelberg school, Melbourne, 1969, 31 (illus.). titled 'The Beach at Port Melbourne from the Foreshore of St Kilda'.