oil and pencil on board
25.5 x 21.6 cm board; 34.5 x 31.0 x 5.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Betty McTaggart, Scotland, daughter of the artist
Christina Pleschner, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christina Pleschner, grandaughter of the artist 1984.
Referenced in 5 publications
James Caw, William McTaggart, Glasgow, 1917, 279. Possible "Anxious inquiries' 11 x 8¼ unsigned sketch of about 1860
Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 9. no catalogue numbers
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 121 (illus.).
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 129. cat.no. 1409
Scottish paintings in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981. no catalogue numbers