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Tom ROBERTS

Dorchester, England 1856 – Kallista, Victoria, Australia 1931

  • Australia from 1869
  • England, Europe 1881- 85, 1903-23

Lumbering [Hauling timber] about 1891 Place made: Corowa, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over underdrawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 58.4 h x 98.2 w cm sheet 58.4 h x 98.2 w cm
Cat Raisonné: Topliss (1985), 232
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1978
Accession No: NGA 78.195
Provenance:
  • Mary eagle has proposed the following provenance:
  • Possibly Collection of H.M. Armytage,
  • Sold Melbourne: Decorations Pty Ltd, lot 304, as, ‘Timber Hauling’.
  • Collection of Mr. D.W. Madden, Brisbane.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, From Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, 1978;
  • From the exhibition, ‘Autumn exhibition 1978: Recent acquisitions’, Melbourne: Joseph Brown Gallery, 7 – 20 April 1978, cat. no., 26, (illustrated).