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Louisa ATKINSON

Oldbury, New South Wales, Australia 1834 – Sutton Forest, New South Wales, Australia 1872

Pass through the Blue Mountains c.1860 Place made: New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. Titled verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Pass through / the / Blue Mountains'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower centre in black pencil, 'Pass through the Blue Mountains / unsigned' (different hand from the primary inscription).
Dimensions: sheet 33.4 h x 28.8 w cm sight 32.4 h x 27.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Bequest of Janet Cosh, grand-daughter of the artist 1990
Accession No: NGA 90.127
Provenance:
  • Bequest of Janet Cosh of Mossvale, granddaughter of the artist by family succession.
  • The title "Pass through the Blue Mountains" is taken from the verso inscription which, although not in the artist's hand, appears to reflect her identification of the subject.
  • (KA 2