Saturday, March 21, 2009

Nicholas Chevalier

Cook Straits, New Zealand, c 1884

Tunnel Rock, Cape Schanck, Victoria, 1860s,
30.6 x 47 cm

Pulpit Rock, Cape Schanck, Victoria, 31 x 46.3 cm

The two scenes of the Victorian coast are currently on display at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Chevalier was a Swiss painter and explorer, born in Russia, who worked in England and Australia.

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