Views, mainly of Victoria, c.1859 - 1863 / Eugene Von Guerard

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Views, mainly of Victoria, c.1859 - 1863 / Eugene Von Guerard

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DGD 24

Record identifier

YEGmylNn

Views, mainly of Victoria, c.1859 - 1863 / Eugene Von Guerard

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Views, mainly of Victoria, c.1859 - 1863 / Eugene Von Guerard

Full title

Views, mainly of Victoria, c.1859 - 1863 / Eugene Von Guerard

Date

1859-1863

Call Numbers

DGD 24

Record Identifier

YEGmylNn

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Physical Description

Contents

2 volumes - sizes range from 33.5 x 50 cm. to 44.5 x 89.5 cm. in boxes 96 x 52 cm. - 16 mounted drawings in ink and wash, 1 with watercolour

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Fonds

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Copying Conditions

Out of copyright

Please acknowledge: : Dixson Galleries, State Library of New South Wales

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

Volume 1
f. 1. Basin Banks. Lake Timboon. 1859
f. 2. [View between Benalla and Wangaratta]
f. 3. [View from Snakey Point]
f. 4. [The Lakes, 1859 (The Grampians)]
f. 5. Tower Hill [Koroit or Tower Hill W. District]
f. 6. Crater of Mount Ecles [i.e. Eccles] West of Victoria
f. 7. Lal Lal Falls near Ballarat
f. 8. [Source of Wa...

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Views, mainly of Victoria, c.1859 - 1863 / Eugene Von Guerard

AUTHORS, ARTISTS AND CONTRIBUTORS

NOTES

General note

f. 4. The Lakes, 1859 [The Grampians] previously identified by Edward Comstock, 1970 as The Lakes, 1859 [Serra Range]
f. 12. Gippsland 1863 previously identified by Edward Comstock, 1970 as Grampian Range W District 1863 by Edward Comstock, 1970

Copy Print available at DGD 24

Digital order no:Album ID : 940995

f. 16. Youyans [You Yangs] Mts is a sketch for the oil painting `Bushfire 1859' also known as Bus...

Signature / Inscriptions

All drawings except f. 9 are signed, most are dated, ff. 1; 5-7; 9; 11; 14-15 are titled by the artist. Titles in parentheses are taken from pencil inscriptions on former mounts. ff. 2-5; 8; 10; 16 were possibly titled by Sir William Dixson.

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Presented by Sir William Dixson, 1951.

Exhibited in

Colonial art of the Western District

Eugene von Guerard : nature revealed

Administrative / Biographical history

Eugene von Guerard, painter and teacher, was born in November 1811 in Vienna. He studied in Dusseldorf and travelled in Germany and Italy before arriving in Victoria in 1852. He visited the Ballarat goldfields and later travelled in Victoria, N.S.W, S.A. and Tas. In 1870 he was appointed Curator of the National Gallery of Victoria and Principal of...

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Call Numbers

DGD 24

Record Identifier

YEGmylNn

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825467

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