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Title

Tower of Justice, Alhambra, Spain

1880s


Artist

Felix Possart

Germany

07 Mar 1837 - 24 Feb 1928


Details


Other Title

The Tower of Justice of the Alhambra


Date

1880s


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

98.7 x 138.7 cm stretcher; 142.0 x 182.5 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., red paint "Felix Possart". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1889


Location

Not on display


Accession number

542


Artist information

Felix Possart

Works in the collection

1


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1889.


Referenced in 10 publications

Bibliography


Anon., Sydney Morning Herald, no 16152, 'Review of the year – Art', Sydney, 31 Dec 1889, p 9.

J Lake, Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne: official guide to the picture galleries and catalogue of fine arts, Melbourne, 1888-1889, p 76, no 58. As Felix Possart

Triumvir, Sydney Morning Herald, no 15960, ‘Art, Music and the drama’, Sydney, 18 May 1889, p 7.

Sydney Morning Herald, no 17213, 'The Art Gallery', Sydney, 14 Sep 1893, p 3.

National Art Gallery (report of trustees for the year 1889), Sydney, 1890, p 1.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 14, no 40. As F. Poussart, French.

Official record of the Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne, 1888–1889, Melbourne, 1890, pp 408, 680. As F. Passart, Berlin

Centennial International Exhibition: official catalogue of the exhibits with introductory notices of the countries exhibiting, Melbourne, 1888-1889.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 18, no 37. As F. Poussart, French.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 21, no 34. As F. Poussart, French.