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An image of Hillside cottage by Helen Allingham

Helen Allingham

(England 26 Sep 1848 – 28 Sep 1926)

Title
Hillside cottage
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour and scraping out
Dimensions

32.2 x 32.0 cm sheet; 57.5 x 51.5 x 3.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., "H. Allingham". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1889
Accession number
1051
Location
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Fine Art Society PLC, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Fine Art Society 1889

Sir Thomas L. Devitt

Bibliography (5)

Dennis Colsey, Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, (illus.). cat.no. 56

Fine Art Society PLC, On the Surrey border, 1889. cat.no. 7

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 7. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000. cat.no. 1

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1888, 198.

Exhibition history (6)

On the Surrey border, Fine Art Society PLC, London, 1889–1889

Hand and eye - a survey of artists' materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Various venues, 1970–1970

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 Childhood, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Feb 1999–19 Mar 1999

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