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Title

Propping the rick; a stormy day


Artist

Sir George Clausen

England

18 Apr 1852 - 22 Nov 1944


Details


Date

1911


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

102.0 x 123.0 cm stretcher; 122.0 x 144.0 x 7.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., black paint "G CLAUSEN 1911".


Credit

Purchased 1912


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4803


Artist information

Sir George Clausen

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Captain John Edmund Audley Harvey, London/England, sold Christie's London, 3 May 1912 'The collection of choice modern pictures and water colour drawings of the British and Continential Schools of Captain John Audley Harvey' lot no. 56. Purchased by Arthur Tooth & Sons.

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, 03 May 1912, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1912. Purchased by Arthur Tooth & Sons from Christie's London, 3 May 1912, lot no. 56 and sold to the AGNSW on the same day. Tooth stock no. 5759, stock book 4: 1 July 1905 - 30 June 1913.


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 30 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 64. cat.no. 368

Victorian social conscience, Sydney, 1976.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1911, 169 (illus.).