This site has limited support for your browser. We recommend switching to Edge, Chrome, Safari, or Firefox.

Our website is currently under maintenance. Please bare with us while we make important changes.

ST Gill Art
ST Gill Art

Get in touch with us at any time.

The Drover

Medium: Watercolour on Paper
Dimensions: 16 x 24 cms
Circa 1850

Signed: Lower left
Condition: Good

CHG Director's Statement: S.T. Gill was one of Australia's most significant colonial artists.
Samuel Thomas Gill (1818-1880), painter, was born on 21 May 1818 at Perriton, England. He reached South Australia in December 1839.
Gill usually worked in landscape or townscape, often with figures of human beings and with horses and dogs.
Gill's work was marked by delicacy and care, but he will no doubt be remembered mainly for his convincing pictures of life on the diggings. Collections of S. T. Gill's work, both original watercolour drawings and prints, are in the National Library, Canberra, the Mitchell Library, Sydney, and the National Galleries of Victoria and South Australia, and the Art Gallery of New South Wales.


If this artwork is SOLD or ON RESERVE and you would like to BUY art by this artist please contact us here. 

If you would like an APPRAISAL or VALUATION for art by this artist please use our online valuation service here.

If you would like to SELL art by this artist please contact us here.


The Drover