Sam ATYEO, Merri Creek Enlarge 1 /1


Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1910 – Vence, France 1990

  • France from 1936
  • Australia 1945-46, 1948-49

Merri Creek c.1932 Place made: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, paper; watercolour painting in watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black ink 'S. Atyeo.'. not dated. Titled and inscribed verso lower centre in pen and black ink 'Merri Creek, Victoria'. inscribed verso lower left in pen and black ink 'P11-22'.
Dimensions: image 31.0 h x 48.0 w cm sheet 32.6 h x 49.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Madame Anne Atyeo, the artist's wife, 2008
Accession No: NGA 2008.97
  • With the artist until his death in 1990.
  • By descent, to Madame Anne Atyeo, the artist's widow.
  • Gift to the National Gallery of Australia, from Madame Anne Atyeo, France, April 2008.