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

  • Australia from 1884
  • Europe, England 1899-1903

Hills of Rapid Bay 1939-1942 Title Notes: Title "Hills of Rapid Bay" as given by the artist in original documentation - see file 72/2737-02, item dated 21 June 1957. In the date inscription, the second "9" in 1939 is written over an "8".
Place made: Rapid Bay, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, painting in watercolour over drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.

Primary Insc: signed and dated lower left in blue ink, 'Hans Heysen. / 1939-42' not titled.
Dimensions: image 33.2 h x 40.4 w cm sheet 33.2 h x 40.4 w cm backing 35.3 h x 41.0 w
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1959
Accession No: NGA 59.176
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisorary Board (C.A.A.B.), from the artist, Handorf, SA, January 1959.