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Title

In the Grose Valley, Blue Mountains

circa 1882


Artist

WC Piguenit

Australia

27 Aug 1836 - 17 Jul 1914


Details


Other Title

In the valley of the Grose


Date

circa 1882


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

pencil, grey watercolour, opaque white highlights


Dimensions

40.6 x 31.5 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.l. "W.C. Piguenit". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1895


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9954


Artist information

WC Piguenit

Artist profile

Works in the collection

8


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


Christa E. Johannes and Tony Brown, W.C. Piguenit 1836-1914: retrospective, Hobart, 1992, 73 (illus.), 107. cat.no. 73

Gil Jones, Wasteland, wilderness, wonderland: getting to know Sydney's sandstone country, 'Survival of the fittest', pg. 73-86, New South Wales, 2013, 80 (illus.), 142.

Gavin Wilson, Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia's Blue Mountains, 'Picturing the Great Divide: visions from Australia's Blue Mountains', pg. 10-111, Katoomba, 2012, 29 (illus.), 30, 113.