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Charles CONDER

Tottenham, Middlesex, England 1868 – Virginia Water, Surrey, England 1909

  • Australia 1884-90
  • England and France from 1890

Beach scene [Seascape; The bay] 1888 Place made: Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in brush and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower left in watercolour, 'Conder / 88'.
Tertiary Insc: Label with old worksheet, Blaxland Galleries 1950, gives title, 'The bay', lent by Mr C A Shepherd. Second label with old worksheet states that the work was shown at the Nine by Five Impressions Exhibition, Grosvenor Galleries, Sydney 5th Dec 1950. Third label with old worksheet gives title as, 'Seascape' and the owner C A Shepherd, 18 Carrara Rd, Vaucluse. Fourth label gives title, 'Beach scene' / 35 gns.
Dimensions: sheet 12.8 h x 22.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1959
Accession No: NGA 59.88
Provenance:
  • Mr C A Shepherd, 18 Carrara Rd, Vaucluse, NSW, by 1950 [see inscriptions]
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Charles Sheppard, Sydney, 1959