Govett's Gorge, looking towards the valley of the Grose, New South Wales
Charles Edward Hern
1848 - 26 Dec 1893
In a letter in the archive (24/1880) the artist refers to this work as 'The Brink of the Falls, Govett's Leap'
Falls, Govett's Leap
(The falls, Govett's Leap)
67.0 x 47.0 cm sheet
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., "C.E. Hern 1879".
Not on display
Referenced in 4 publications
Hendrik Kolenberg., Nineteenth century Australian watercolours from the collection, 'Introduction', Sydney, 1991. not paginated, cat.no. 31
Patricia McDonald, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, 'Art at the Garden Palace', pg. 25-29, Sydney, 1979, 41.
Selling a nation: Australian artists at International Exhibitions [M.A., University of Sydney], 'Organisation of the New South Wales display in Chicago', pg.18-45, Sydney, 2001, between 26-27 (colour illus.), 27. figure no. 12
Australian art in the 1870s, 'Introduction', pg.4-6, Sydney, 1976, 24. no. 91