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

not titled [Rose Bay]. [Sydney Harbour; Regatta in Sydney Harbour; Bay of Roses] (1921-22) Place made: Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, watercolours, gouache; ink; paper; watercolour painting in watercolour, gouache and black ink Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso upper centre in pencil, 'A 48 Sydney Harbour by John Peter Russell / Believed study for an oil painting now in the USA'.
Dimensions: sheet and image 49.4 h x 62.5 w cm sight 47.5 h x 60.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1969
Accession No: NGA 69.116
  • Collection of John Alain Stobart Russell.
  • Purchased by the Commonwealth Art Advisory Board (C.A.A.B.], from Joseph Brown Gallery, Melbourne, 1969.