Collection Online
oil on canvas
30.6 × 51.1 cm
Place/s of Execution
South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria
inscribed in brown paint l.r.: F McCubbin / 1907
inscribed in brown paint on reverse u.l. 43 (in a diamond) / RMC.
typed on paper label on reverse u.c.: 10. Making the road (Making the road underlined) (Alexandra Avenue between Anderson / Street and Punt Road South Yarra) 1907 (21" x 13").
inscribed in blue and brown paint on reverse u.c.: 43/ThE NEW ROAD / F. McCUBBIN.
Accession Number
Australian Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with the assistance of a special grant from the Government of Victoria, 1979
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Human Figures Labour, Industry and Machinery Landscapes
Subjects (specific)
civil engineering labour roads urban landscapes workers
Australian Impressionism Heidelberg School