An image of Mosman's Bay

John Mather

(Scotland, Australia 1848 – 18 Feb 1916)

Mosman's Bay

Location
Not on display
Further information

A ferry between Mosman's Bay on Sydney's North Shore and the city provided access for visitors to the popular artists' camp at Edwards Beach.

excerpt from Hendrik Kolenberg, Anne Ryan and Patricia James, '19th century Australian watercolours, drawings & pastels in the Gallery's collection', Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2005

Place of origin
Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
1889
Media
Watercolour
Medium
pencil, watercolour, white gouache
Dimensions
39.0 x 54.0 cm sight
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown watercolour "J. Mather 10.89".
Credit
Purchased 1890
Accession number
4402