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Title

Artemis and Hyperion


Artist

George Frederic Watts

England

23 Feb 1817 - 01 Jul 1904


Details


Other Title

Hyperion


Date

circa 1881


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

213.4 x 124.5 cm stretcher; 243.0 x 151.7 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1983


Location

Not on display


Accession number

225.1983


Artist information

George Frederic Watts

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Lilian Chapman, George Watts' adopted daughter

Ronald Chapman, by descent, son of Lilian Chapman

Whitford and Hughes, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Whitford and Hughes 1983


Referenced in 8 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Five years on: a selection of acquisitions 1981-1986, Sydney, 1986, (illus.). cat.no. 140

Renee Free, Art and Australia, 'European Acquisitions: 1972-83', pg. 63-67, Sydney, Spring 1984, 63 (illus.).

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 44.

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 207 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 176. cat.no. 2263

Elwyn Lynn (Editor), Art and Australia (Vol. 21, No. 3), Sydney, Autumn 1984, 325 (colour illus.).

Mrs M.S. Watts, George Frederic Watts The Annals of an Artist's Life, London, 1912, 158.

W.K. West, G.F. Watts, London, 1905. plate no. 6