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An image of Una fascina di olive by William Charles Thomas Dobson

William Charles Thomas Dobson

(Germany, England 08 Dec 1817 – 30 Jan 1898)

Title
Una fascina di olive
Year
1877
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour over pencil underdrawing
Dimensions

57.0 x 47.0 cm sheet; frame 80.3 x 70.0 x 5.3 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., "18 WCTD [artist's monogram] 77".
Credit
Purchased 1888
Accession number
1022
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1888

Bibliography (3)

Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, 'the Watercolour Technique', pg.5-6, Sydney, 1993, cover (colour illus.), 6 (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Watercolour versus oil', pg.4-8, Sydney, 2000, 8 (colour illus.). cat.no. 9

Wendy Symonds (Editor), Look, Heidelberg, May 1996, 6 (illus.).

Exhibition history (4)

Adelaide Jubilee International Exhibition 1887, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 21 Jun 1887–07 Jan 1888

Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1993–24 Oct 1993

British and European watercolours - the first thirty years of the collection 1875-1906, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1996–02 Jun 1996

Victorian watercolours: selections from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Jul 2000–27 Aug 2000