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Papers, 1923-1953 [manuscript]
Bib ID 1096242
Format ManuscriptManuscript
Author
Gruner, Elioth, 1882-1939
 
Access Conditions Available for reference. Not for loan. 
Description 1923-1953 
3 cm. (1 vol.) 
Summary

An album containing varied material about the life of Elioth Gruner, including: *a photographic portrait by Russell Roberts. *letter to Norman Lindsay, 1932 and to William Moore, n.d. *letters from Norman Lindsay about an easel. *photographs of Gruner and Norman Lindsay at Springwood, and of Gruner at Lindsay's home. *Norman Lindsay's first and second drafts of the foreword to "Elioth Gruner: twenty-four reproductions in colour from original oil paintings" (1947), and a letter from Lindsay about the drafts. *letter from William Moore to Dora Wilcox (later his wife), 1923. *copies of letters from Norman Lindsay to Harry Chaplin, 1950, 1953. *draft letters from Hugh McCrae to unknown correspondents, and from Francis Crossle to Norman Lindsay, 1933. *letter from Mary Gilmore to Hugh McCrae, 1949. *articles on Gruner published in "Art in Australia", 1930, 1933. *other related material.

Biography/History

Landscape artist. Born in New Zealand and raised in Sydney, Gruner exhibited regularly from 1901. He won the Wynne Prize seven times between 1916 and 1937. He was inspired by George Lambert, and Norman Lindsay was an important admirer of his work.

Notes

Manuscript reference: NLA MS 8965.

Source of Acquisition This collection was probably assembled by the collector Harry Chaplin. 
Subjects Gruner, Elioth, - 1882-1939 - Archives.  |  Lindsay, Norman, - 1879-1969.  |  Moore, William, - 1868-1937 - Correspondence.  |  Chaplin, Harry F. - Correspondence.  |  Gilmore, Mary, - Dame, - 1865-1962 - Correspondence.  |  McCrae, Hugh, - 1876-1958 - Correspondence.  |  Wilcox, Dora, - 1873-1953 - Correspondence.  |  Crossle, Francis - Correspondence.  |  Artists - Australia - Archives.
Occupation Artists

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