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An image of The boathouse by John Northcote Nash

John Northcote Nash

(England 11 Apr 1893 – 23 Sep 1977)

Title
The boathouse
Year
circa 1930
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour and pencil
Dimensions

39.1 x 57.0 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed l.r., pencil "John Nash". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1933
Accession number
1046
Copyright
© John Nash Estate. Reproduced with permission of the the Artistic Trustee
Location
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in London 1933, possibly from Messrs Wallis & Sons, French Gallery, London

Messrs Wallis & Sons, French Gallery, London, London/England, The French Gallery, London label verso

Bibliography (3)

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Twenty three British painters, Sydney, 1953, 4. cat.no. 5

Sydney Ure Smith, Art in Australia, 'Recent Purchases for the National Art Gallery of NSW', pg. 8-15, Sydney, May 1934, 10, 33 (illus.). as 'The Boat House'

Anna Waldmann, British watercolours from the collection, Sydney, 1980. No catalogue number

Exhibition history (3)

National Art Gallery of NSW purchases, Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, 20 Sep 1933–07 Oct 1933

Twenty three British painters: NAGNSW Travelling Art Exhibitions 1953, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1953–1953

British watercolours from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Oct 1980–23 Nov 1980