Beach scene, Hobson's Bay
Italy, Australia, New Zealand
21 Feb 1860 - 24 Jun 1926
oil on cardboard
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.
Not on display
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 11 Feb 1959–08 Mar 1959
Aspects of Australian art: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1976, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1976–1977
Italian artists working in 19th century Australia (1993), S.H. Ervin Gallery, The Rocks, 24 Sep 1993–21 Nov 1993
Referenced in 4 publications
Peter Entwisle, Nerli - An exhibition of paintings & drawings, 'G.P. Nerli: Influences in Australia', pg. 28-38, Dunedin, 1988, 34, 112, 113, 114 (illus.).
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'.
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
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Purchases and Acquisitions for 1958 National Art Gallery of N.S.W., Sydney, 1958, 12. cat.no. 21