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An image of A herring fishery by William Lionel Wyllie

William Lionel Wyllie

(England 06 Jul 1851 – 06 Apr 1931)

Title
A herring fishery
Year
circa 1884
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

89.4 x 141.1 cm stretcher; 124.5 x 179.0 x 11.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., black paint "W L Wyllie". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1884
Accession number
4533
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Messrs Vokins, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Messrs Vokins 1884

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 215 (illus.).

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 180. cat.no. 2338

Editor Unknown (Editor), The magazine of art, London, 1884, 313, 314 (illus.). engraved p. 314