oil on canvas lined
127.1 x 101.4 cm stretcher; 144.0 x 118.8 x 10.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r., "W Hamilton R.A.". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 1 exhibition
Thomas Macklin, circa 1792-29 May 1801, London/England, [dealer] sold by Coxe, Burrell & Foster for Thomas Macklin, 27-30 May 1801 sold 29 May 1801, lot 1. Macklin commissioned the work.
Christie's London, 02 Mar 1934, London/England, lot no. 115
Jas Nicoll, post 02 Mar 1934, Purchased at Christie's London, 2 March 1934, lot no. 115
W. & F.C. Bonham & Sons, Ltd., London, 26 Jun 1967, London/England, Purchased by Agnew's, lot 91
Agnew's, London, 26 Jun 1967-16 Jun 1970, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Agnew's 1970
Referenced in 5 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 17 (colour illus.).
T.S.R. Boase, Journal of the Warburg and Courtauld Institutes, 1963, 164.
Patricia Crawford, History and legend in some selected paintings at the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1980, 8 (illus.).
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 82 (illus.).
Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, 40 (illus.). cat.no. 46