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An image of Sewing by Helen Allingham

Helen Allingham

(England 26 Sep 1848 – 28 Sep 1926)

Title
Sewing
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour
Dimensions

28.0 x 22.3 cm sheet; 41.5 x 36.0 x 2.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l., watercolour "H. Allingham". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1889
Accession number
4427
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

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

Bibliography (4)

Fine Art Society PLC, On the Surrey border, 1889.

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

Marcus B. Huish, Happy England as painted by Helen Allingham, with a memoir and designs by Marcus B Huish LLB, London, 1903-1904.

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

Exhibition history (4)

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

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

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