Retrospective exhibition of colonial artist S. T. Gill at National Library of Australia

By Sasha Grishin
Updated April 24 2018 - 9:44pm, first published June 14 2016 - 11:18am

S.T. Gill, who was one of Australia's most significant colonial artists, collapsed and died on the steps of the GPO in Melbourne on October 27, 1880. He had no family and was buried in a pauper's grave at public expense.

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