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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, SAN FRANCISCO

H.J. JOHNSTONE
1835-1907

A Billabong in the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia 1878

Estimate $80,000 - $100,000

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PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, SAN FRANCISCO

H.J. JOHNSTONE

1835-1907
A Billabong in the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia 1878

oil on canvas
signed and dated 'H. J. Johnstone. 1878' lower right; signed, dated and inscribed 'A Billabong in the Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia / H.J. Johnstone. 1878' verso
50.5 x 76.5 cm

  • Lot Sold $80,000 (Hammer Price)
  • $97,600 (Hammer Price with Buyer's Premium)

Provenance

Mr Charles Crocker, San Francisco
Private Collection, San Francisco

Exhibited

(Possibly) The Eighth Exhibition of the Victorian Academy of Arts, Victorian Academy of Arts Gallery, Melbourne, 27 April – May 1878, no. 116, 'Twilight on the River Goulburn'

Literature

(Possibly) 'The Academy of Art', The Argus, Melbourne, 27 April 1878, p. 9
(Possibly) 'The Victorian Academy of Art', The Age, Melbourne, 29 April 1878, p. 3
(Possibly) 'Fine Arts. The Academy of Arts', The Australasian, Melbourne, 4 May 1878, p. 2
Earl Shinn, Art Treasures of America, George Barrie, Philadelphia, 1880, Vol. 2, p. 57

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