Georg Carl August Herman Jess (1845-1923) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in Schleswig-Holstein in 1841 Jess arrived in Melbourne in 1865. He trained as a painter, signwriter and decorator. Few of Jess's paintings are known to exist as most of his time in Australia was spent as a church painter and decorator. He died in 1923. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

View of the Yarra at the Turning Circle 1886
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View of the Yarra at the Turning Circle 1886
Oil on canvas, 51 x 76 cm
Fine Australian and European Paintings, Sotheby's, Melbourne.
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