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Hans HEYSEN

Hamburg, Germany 1877 – Mt Barker, South Australia, Australia 1968

  • Australia from 1884
  • Europe, England 1899-1903

not titled [Riverbank and reflection of trees] (1916-17)
Collection Title: Murray River series, comprising 28 sheets from a disbound sketchbook
Page: no. [24]
Place made: South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, conté crayon; paper drawing in conté crayon Support: paper

Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper centre in conté 'Flat gold' [colour notation].
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper right in ballpoint pen, '298'.
Dimensions: image sheet 12.6 h x 20.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from the estate of Hans Heysen, 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.32.24
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1968.
  • Estate of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from David Heysen, the artist's son, Hahndorf, SA, February 1973.