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An image of Esquestrian portrait of a boy by George W Lambert

George W Lambert

(Russia, Australia 1873 – 1930)

Title
Esquestrian portrait of a boy
Other titles:
Equestrian group
Portrait equestre d'un enfant [Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris 1906]
Year
1905
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

127.7 x 101.7 cm

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, red oil "GWL [monogram] LAMBERT/ 1905./ ....".
Credit
Gift of the artist under the conditions of the New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1906
Accession number
562
Location
19th c Australian art
Bibliography (30)

Anthony Horderns' Fine Art Gallery, Lambert Memorial Exhibition, Sydney, 1930, 17. cat.no. 120.; titled 'Equestrian Portrait'; Lent by the National Art Gallery of N.S.W.

G. E. Buckle (Editor), Times (London, England), London, 05 May 1906, 9.

G. E. Buckle (Editor), Times (London, England), London, 29 Apr 1905, 14.

Empire Art Loan Collections Society, Souvenir illustrated catalogue of the first Loan collection of Contemporary British Art, 1934. plate 20

Anne Gerard-Austin, Les Peintres Australiens Dans Les Salons Parisiens de 1886 a 1914, Sydney, Jun 2006, 84, 88, 90, CXXIV (colour illus.). Planche 119

Anne Gray (Editor), Art and Artifice: George Lambert (1873-1930), 1996, cover, 14,19,28,31,33,34,35,50,53,55,60,61,63,68,70,84,90,118,121,123,124,125,126,127,128,143,148,153,155,163,171,175,178,180. PS Worksheet 434

Anne Gray, George W. Lambert retrospective: heros and icons, Canberra, 2007, 92, 93 (colour illus.). cat.no. 26.

Anne Gray, George Lambert (1873-1930) catalogue raisonné: paintings and sculpture, drawings in public collections, Perth, 1996, 14, 15. cat.no. P58; titled 'Esquestrian portrait of a boy'

Robert Gray, My Australia, Sydney, Jan 1996, 70 (colour illus.).

Amy Lambert, Thirty years of an artist's life : the career of G.W. Lambert, A.R.A, Sydney, 1977, 37, 38.

Lionel Lindsay, Art in Australia [vol. 1, no. 7], 'George W. Lambert', pg. 2-6, Sydney, 1919, 2.

Anne McLaughlin, People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation, 'People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation', pg. 10-33, Dubbo, 2001, 17, 20, 21 (colour illus.), 38.

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 84

Andrew Motion, The Lamberts. George, Constant & Kit, London, 1986, 35.

Olympic Civic Committee of Melbourne City Council, The arts festival of the Olympic Games, Melbourne: a guide to the exhibitions with introductory commentaries on the arts in Australia, Melbourne, 1956, 20, 139. cat.no. 73; titled 'Equestrian Group'

Royal Academy of Arts, Royal Academy exhibitors, 1905-1970 [vol 4], Wakefield, 1982, 215. cat.no. 254 at 1905 Summer exhibiton; titled 'Equestrian portrait of a boy'

Sebastian Smee, The Australian, 'Strike a pose', pg.20, Sydney, 21 Jul 2007, 20.

Bernard William Smith and Terry Smith, Australian painting 1788-1990, 'Exodus 1881-1919', pg. 126-166, South Melbourne, 1991, 156, 157 (illus.). cat.no. 89

Bernard William Smith, Australian painting 1788-1970, South Melbourne, 1971, 156 (illus.). plate no. 89

Bernard William Smith, A catalogue of Australian oil paintings in the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1875-1952, Sydney, 1953, 106. cat.no. 318

William Splatt and Barbara Burton, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 106, 107 (colour illus.). plate no. 50; titled 'Equestrian Group'

Michael Stutchbury (Editor), The Weekend Australian, 'Painter mastered the past', pg. 21, Surry Hills, 20 Apr 2002-21 Apr 2002, 21 (illus.). Review of exhibition 'People and Destiny: George Lambert and Federation'.

Tony Tuckson, New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, Sydney, 1956, 7. cat.no. 1

Louis Vauxcelles, Salons de 1906., Paris, 1906. not paginated

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 07 Dec 1906, page unknown.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 26 Nov 1930, 21.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Art and Architecture, Sydney, May 1906-Jun 1906, 101.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Daily telegraph, Sydney, 08 Jun 1905, 9.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, Sydney, 25 Mar 1939, 21.

Editor Unknown (Editor), Lone Hand, Sydney, 01 Jun 1908, cover (illus.). titled 'An Equestrian Portrait'

Exhibition history (8)

Royal Academy of Arts, 1906, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1906–1906

Société Nationale des Beaux Arts annual exhibition 1906, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1906–1906

Lambert Memorial Loan Exhibition, Vickery's Galleries, Sydney, 26 Nov 1930–12 Dec 1930

A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Sep 1953–25 Oct 1953

New South Wales Travelling Art Scholarship 1900 to 1956, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Apr 1956 -

The Arts Festival of the Olympic Games (1956), National Gallery of Victoria [Swanston Street], Melbourne, 18 Nov 1956–15 Dec 1956

People and destiny: George Lambert and Federation:

George Lambert retrospective: heroes & icons, National Gallery of Australia, Parkes, 29 Jun 2007–16 Sep 2007