An image of Reflections

A Henry Fullwood

(Australia 15 Mar 1863 – 01 Oct 1930)

Reflections

Location
Not on display
Further information

According to Geoffrey Fullwood, the artist's son, the young woman in the foreground of this pastel is his mother, Clyda Blanche Fullwood. Henry Fullwood married Clyda in 1896. She was a pianist and the daughter of the Sydney photographer John Herbert Newman. In this pastel she is about 20 to 22 years of age.

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
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
1898
Media
Pastel
Medium
pastel on brown laid paper
Dimensions
97.5 x 67.5 cm sheet; 118.0 x 87.0 cm external dims of slip; 131.0 x 101.0 x 6.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown pastel "A Hy. Fullwood/ .../ 98".
Credit
Purchased 1898
Accession number
5698