"Village Cricket Match" 1884 - artist George Goodwin Kilburne

Object Type
Artwork/Painting/Oil
Framed
Date Used
1884
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Brief Description
Colour oil painting depicting a cricket match being played on a green field with trees and the ocean in the background. In the painting, one of the cricketers is in mid-bowling action and the batsman is ready to play a shot. Inscription on a plaque attached to the frame reads 'VILLAGE CRICKET MATCH/G.G.KILBURNE R.A./EXHIB. R.A. 1862-1893'. Artwork has been signed and dated by the artist, 'G. GOODWIN KILBURNE, 84', in the lower left hand corner. Surrounded by a wide, ornate gold coloured frame.
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 310 W: 385 D: 30mm (H: 12 3/16 W: 15 3/16 D: 1 3/16")
Date Used
1884
Location
On display
Registration No
M6559
Credit Line
Kindly donated to the Melbourne Cricket Club Museum by Mr Anthony Baer.

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