oil on canvas
110.8 x 74.0 cm stretcher; 149.5 x 120.0 x 12.4 cm frame :
0 - Whole; 109 x 72.5 cm; SIGHT DIMENSION
Signature & date
Signed l.l. corner, yellow oil "G. WALTON/ 1889".
Not on display
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Victorian Artists Society Winter Exhibition (1889), State Library of Victoria, Melbourne, 02 May 1889 -
Fifty years of Australian art, 1879-1929 by members of Royal Art Society, with a commentary by George Galway, Blaxland Gallery, Sydney, 25 Nov 1929–07 Dec 1929
Referenced in 6 publications
Maurice Brodzky (Editor), Table talk, 'Art and artists. Victorian winter exhibition', pg. 6, Melbourne, 10 May 1889, 6. Review of the 1889 Victorian Artists' Society Winter exhibition.
Rev Dr Tom Elich (Editor), Liturgy News, 'Our cover', pg. 16, Brisbane, Dec 2002, front cover (colour illus.), 16 (colour illus., detail).
George Galway, Fifty years of Australian art by members of Royal Art Society 1879-1929, Sydney, 1929, 54 (illus.).
Victorian Artists Society, Victorian Artists' Society catalogue of winter exhibition, May 1889, Melbourne, 1889. cat.no. 75, 'The Acolyte', £84-0-0
The Australasian, 'The pictorial: pictures at the Victorian Artists' exhibition', pg. 968, Melbourne, 11 May 1889, 968. Review of the 1889 Victorian Artists' Society Winter exhibition. Pages in 'The Australasian' were numbered from the first issue of the year.
Illustrated Australian news and musical times, 'The Victorian Artists' Society', pg. 21, Melbourne, 01 Jun 1889, 21. Review of the 1889 Victorian Artists' Society Winter exhibition.