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Title

He paid too much for his whistle


Artist

George Harvey

Scotland

01 Feb 1806 - 22 Jan 1876


Details


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5727


Artist information

George Harvey

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


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

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

Scottish paintings in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). no catalogue numbers