John RUSSELL, The culvert 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

The culvert (1908-1913) Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour with gouache over drawing in black pencil Support: Michallet paper (France)

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'The Culvert' (and other illeg. material).
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper right in black pencil, 'J38'.
Dimensions: sheet 24.0 h x 31.0 w cm sight 22.8 h x 29.9 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1977
Accession No: NGA 77.93
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, April 1977;
  • From the exhibition, 'John Peter Russell 1858-1930, Watercolurs', Melbourne: Joseph Brown Gallery, 5 - 18 April 1977, cat. no., 25, (illustrated).