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An image of Highland drovers by Edward Hargitt

Edward Hargitt

(England, Scotland 1835 – 1895)

Title
Highland drovers
Year
1874-1878
Media category
Watercolour
Materials used
watercolour
Dimensions

69.0 x 99.0 cm sight

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., "Edward Hargitt/ 1874/78".
Credit
Purchased 1880
Accession number
5778
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Edward Hargitt, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1880

Bibliography (4)

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

Patricia McDonald, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, 'Art at the Garden Palace', pg. 25-29, Sydney, 1979, 40.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales 1880, 1880, (illus.). Query this reference

Author Unknown, Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, 454. "Very pleasing"

Exhibition history (4)

Sydney International Exhibition (1879-80), The Garden Palace, 17 Sep 1879–20 Apr 1880

Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, 24 Sep 1979–24 Nov 1979

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

British and European watercolours - the first thirty years of the collection 1875-1906, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1996–02 Jun 1996