"The co-curators of the exhibition ... are Ruth Pullin and Michael Varcoe-Cocks, with special assistance from Humphrey Clegg."
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the National Gallery of Victoria, 16 April - 7 August 2011.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-302) and index.
Eugene von Guerard: a remarkable life -- Eugene von Guerard: art, science and nature -- The act of painting -- The tipping point -- The early years -- The new landscape: Rome and Naples -- Close study of nature: Dusseldorf -- Inexhaustible treasure: von Guerard in Australia -- The physiognomy of mountains -- The volcanic landscape -- The geography of plants -- The land in transition -- Weathered by water -- Coastal geomorphology -- Von Guerard's Melbourne -- Art and science: the Kosciuszko expedition -- The imprint of glaciation: New Zealand.
Today the beautiful portrayals of the Australian landscape by artist Eugene von Guerard have become critically relevant to understanding our fragile environment.
Exhibition catalogue: 16 April - 7 August 2011