Arthur STREETON, The blue Orient fan Enlarge 1 /1


Duneed, Victoria, Australia 1867 – Olinda, Victoria, Australia 1943

  • England 1897-1906, 1907-24

The blue Orient fan [Venetian fan (Galbally: "Arthur Streeton" 1969 p72)] c.1921 Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour Support: silk on paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no isncriptions.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed on label originally on back of support, but now with worksheet, in unknown hand in pen and ink, '22 / Blue Orient Fan / property of / O. Streeton'.
Dimensions: image 31.0 h x 62.4 w cm sheet 44.0 h x 69.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.1210
  • Oliver Streeton [see note regarding inscription on old mount]
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, November 1973.