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Title

A seat in St James's Park, London


Artist

George John Pinwell

England

1842 - 1875


Details


Date

1869


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour over pencil underdrawing


Dimensions

40.6 x 59.0 cm sight; 68.0 x 88.0 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "G.J.Pinwell/ 69".


Credit

Purchased 1886


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1115


Artist information

George John Pinwell

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Edward Dalziel, 1876-19 Jun 1886, London/England, Sold Christie's London, 19 June 1886

Christie's London, 19 Jun 1886, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 19 June 1886. Purchased through Messrs Vokins [dealer].


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


E. Chesneau, The English School of Painting, 1885.

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 10 (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Watercolour verses oil', pg.4-8, Sydney, 2000, 7 (colour illus.). cat.no. 29

G.C. Williamson, George J. Pinwell, London, 1900, 19, 31 (illus.).