Australian Impressionists in France

Key works

  • John RUSSELL
Peonies and head of a woman (c. 1887) 


oil on canvas
40.7 x 65.0 cm


National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Joseph Brown Collection.
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
2004.218

    John RUSSELL
    Peonies and head of a woman (c. 1887)
    oil on canvas
    40.7 x 65.0 cm
    National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
    The Joseph Brown Collection. Presented through the NGV Foundation by Dr Joseph Brown AO OBE, Honorary Life Benefactor, 2004
    2004.218

  • E. Phillips Fox
Australia 1865–1915, lived in France 1887–92, 1901–13
The green parasol 1912
oil on canvas
117.0 x 89.5 cm
National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
Purchased, 1946 (NGA 46.13)

    E. Phillips Fox
    Australia 1865–1915, lived in France 1887–92, 1901–13
    The green parasol 1912
    oil on canvas
    117.0 x 89.5 cm
    National Gallery of Australia, Canberra
    Purchased, 1946 (NGA 46.13)

  • Charles Conder
England 1868–1909, lived in Australia 1884–90, Europe 1890–1905
Mrs Conder in pink  c.1901
oil on canvas
48.0 x 44.3 cm
New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester
Purchased by the Friends of the Museum, 1956 (L.F43.1956)
© Leicester Arts & Museums/The Bridgeman Art Library

    Charles Conder
    England 1868–1909, lived in Australia 1884–90, Europe 1890–1905
    Mrs Conder in pink c.1901
    oil on canvas
    48.0 x 44.3 cm
    New Walk Museum and Art Gallery, Leicester
    Purchased by the Friends of the Museum, 1956 (L.F43.1956)
    © Leicester Arts & Museums/The Bridgeman Art Library

  • Ambrose Patterson
born Australia 1877, lived in France 1898–1910, United States 1917–66, died United States 1966
Le bar, St Jacques, Paris c.1904
oil on canvas
48.2 x 59.7 cm
Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 
Gift of Mrs A. McCarthy Patterson, 1913 (0.404)
© Ambrose Patterson Estate

    Ambrose Patterson
    born Australia 1877, lived in France 1898–1910, United States 1917–66, died United States 1966
    Le bar, St Jacques, Paris c.1904
    oil on canvas
    48.2 x 59.7 cm
    Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide
    Gift of Mrs A. McCarthy Patterson, 1913 (0.404)
    © Ambrose Patterson Estate

  • Kathleen O’Connor
born New Zealand 1876, arrived Australia 1891, lived in France and England 1910–55, died 1968
Two café girls c.1914
oil on cardboard
60.0 x 47.5 cm
Private collection, Perth
Photo: Victor France
© Kathleen O’Connor Estate

    Kathleen O’Connor
    born New Zealand 1876, arrived Australia 1891, lived in France and England 1910–55, died 1968
    Two café girls c.1914
    oil on cardboard
    60.0 x 47.5 cm
    Private collection, Perth
    Photo: Victor France
    © Kathleen O’Connor Estate

  • John Russell
Australia 1858–1930, lived in Europe 1881–1921
Rough sea, Morestil c.1900
oil on canvas on hardboard
66.0 x 81.8 cm
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
Purchased, 1968 (OA14.1968)

    John Russell
    Australia 1858–1930, lived in Europe 1881–1921
    Rough sea, Morestil c.1900
    oil on canvas on hardboard
    66.0 x 81.8 cm
    Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney
    Purchased, 1968 (OA14.1968)

  • John Longstaff
Australia 1861–1941, lived in Europe 1887–95, 1901–20
Self-portrait c.1891
oil on canvas
42.9 x 33.0 cm
Shepparton Art Museum, Shepparton
Purchased, 2008 (2008.69)

    John Longstaff
    Australia 1861–1941, lived in Europe 1887–95, 1901–20
    Self-portrait c.1891
    oil on canvas
    42.9 x 33.0 cm
    Shepparton Art Museum, Shepparton
    Purchased, 2008 (2008.69)

  • E. Phillips Fox
Australia 1865–1915, lived in France 1887–92, 1901–13
Reclining figure c.1911
oil on canvas
57.0 x 80.5 cm
The University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane
Purchased, 1955 (1955.10)

    E. Phillips Fox
    Australia 1865–1915, lived in France 1887–92, 1901–13
    Reclining figure c.1911
    oil on canvas
    57.0 x 80.5 cm
    The University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane
    Purchased, 1955 (1955.10)