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George Harvey

(Scotland 01 Feb 1806 – 22 Jan 1876)

Title
He paid too much for his whistle
Year
1834
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on board
Dimensions

53.4 x 62.0 cm stretcher; 80.0 x 88.0 x 9.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Miss Mary Robin, Snr in memory of her brother Thomas George Robin 1926
Accession number
5727
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Mary Robin, Snr, Gift of Miss Mary Robin, Snr 1926

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 83 (illus.).

Renée Free, Scottish paintings from the collection, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 96. cat.no. 893

Exhibition history (2)

Royal Scottish Academy, 1834, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 1834–1834

Scottish paintings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1981–06 Dec 1981