John RUSSELL, Pear blossom, Cagnes 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

Pear blossom, Cagnes April 1920 Place made: Cagnes - sur - Mer, Alpes Maritimes, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur), France
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed, dated and inscribed lower left in black pencil, 'J P Russell / Avril / 20. Pear Blossom. Cagnes'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right, pencil, 'J6'.
Dimensions: sheet 27.7 h x 38.5 w cm image 26.9 h x 37.8 w cm sight 26.2 h x 37.2 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.466
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Tolano Galleries, Melbourne, 1976.