Thursday, July 4, 2019

Arthur Streeton

During the First World War, Streeton served as a hospital orderly in London, and then as an official war artist with the Australian army. He was awarded a knighthood in 1937 for services to art.
~The National Gallery, London

Australian impressionist Arthur Streeton (1867–1943) today.

Sirius Cove (1895)


HWY said...

These are wonderful...what a talented artist.

I love impressionist paintings and his is (or should be) considered among the best.

They're all good, but I was especially drawn to the one with the fellow on the log.

Molly Hogan said...

These are beautiful! Thanks for introducing me to Arthur Streeton.