An image of Getting in the wheat 'The love story of Tamar Niell'

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

Getting in the wheat 'The love story of Tamar Niell'

Other titles:
Getting in the wheat, Milking time, The love story of Tamar Niele
Location
Not on display
Further information

This story by Lambert's friend William Beattie was intended to be a novel, but was shortened to just three instalments in the 'Australian magazine' in 1899.

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

Year
(1899)
Media
Drawing
Medium
pencil, grey and black wash, white gouache
Dimensions
28.9 x 13.3 cm sheet
Signature & date

Signed l.r., brush and black ink "GWLAMberT". Not dated.

Credit
Gift of Howard Hinton 1916
Accession number
207