Past Catalogue | Menzies November 2017 Australian & International Fine Art & Sculpture | Date: 30 November, 2017

Lot 5
The Convent at Rose Bay 1898
oil on panel
8.0 x 20.5 cm

signed with initials lower right: TR
signed and dated indistinctly lower left: May 2 98 Tom Roberts


Purchased by Mr Oswald, Sydney, 1890s
Thence by descent to his grandson, James Oswald
Malvern Fine Art Gallery,  Melbourne, 1981
Private collection, Hobart


Topliss, H., Tom Roberts 1856-1931: Catalogue Raisonné, Oxford University Press, Melbourne, 1985, vol.1, p.152, cat.281 (ilus. vol.2, pl.126)
Eagle, M., The Oil Paintings of Arthur Streeton in the National Gallery of Australia, National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, 1994, p. 92

Hammer Price + BP A$34,363.64