John RUSSELL, not titled [La grêle, Belle-Ile]. Enlarge 1 /1


Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia 1858 – Randwick, New South Wales, Australia 1930

  • England 1880-84, France 1884-1912, Switzerland and Italy 1912-15, England 1915-21, Australia from 1921

not titled [La grêle, Belle-Ile]. 1906 Place made: Belle-Île, Brittany, Morbihan, France
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over underdrawing in black pencil with scraping back Support: thin smooth cream paper affixed to thick smooth cream cardboard mountboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right within image in pen and sepia ink, 'J.P. RUSSELL / 06'. Titled lower right within image in pen and sepia ink, 'GRÉLE - '.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: image 17.7 h x 25.4 w cm sheet 17.7 h x 25.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2001
Accession No: NGA 2001.112
  • Jean-Marie Capiaux, 7 Alleé du Grand Veneur, Domaine de Carheil, Plessy, France 1947-2001.
  • Jeanne Jouve (the artist's daughter) to 1947.