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Title

Design for large decoration (also known as Pastoral)

1894


Artist

Arthur Streeton

Australia, England, Australia

08 Apr 1867 - 01 Sep 1943


Details


Date

1894


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on wood


Dimensions

30.3 x 60.7 cm board; 29.2 x 60.0 cm sight edge; 49.7 x 80.0 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., yellow oil "SmikE". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1970


Location

Not on display


Accession number

OA24.1970


Artist information

Arthur Streeton

Artist profile

Works in the collection

52


Shown in 6 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Jane Clark, Australian Impressionism, 'High Noon on the Hawkesbury River: Arthur Streeton in the Hawkesbury District of New South Wales', pg. 261-268, Melbourne, 2007, 246, 268, 341, 256 (colour illus.). cat.no. 13.6

Anne Gray, Sydney Long: the spirit of the land, 'The spirit of the land', pg. 45-70, Canberra, 2012, 49, 51, 53 (colour illus.).

Desmond Macaulay and Bettina Macaulay, Singing in the heart: Music and the art of Rupert Bunny, Queensland, 2007, 40 (colour illus.).

Albie Thoms, Bohemians in the bush: the artists' camps of Mosman, Sydney, 1991, 20, 79. cat.no. 82

Ron Radford, Art Gallery of Ballarat and Australian Gallery Directors Council, Art nouveau in Australia, Sydney, 1980, 20, 83. cat.no. 113

Royal Art Society of New South Wales, Art Society of New South Wales Fifteenth Annual Exhibition Catalogue, 1894, 40. cat.no. 372; titled 'Design for Large Decoration'

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'Art Society's exhibition', pg. 3, Sydney, 28 Sep 1894, 3.