The Hon. Violet Monckton
Sir Edward John Poynter
20 Mar 1836 - 26 Jul 1919
oil on canvas
213.8 x 152.6 cm stretcher; 220.8 x 168.0 x 9.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black paint "E.J.P [artist's monogram] 1899".
Anonymous gift arranged by the artist 1913-14
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Royal Academy of Arts, 1899, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1899–1899
- Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney 20 Jun 1975–20 Jul 1975
- National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne 12 Aug 1975–14 Sep 1975
- Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide 26 Sep 1975–26 Oct 1975
Source unknown, Anonymous gift arranged by the artist 1913-14
Referenced in 11 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 37 (colour illus.).
Renée Free and Peter Laverty, Victorian Olympians, Sydney, 1975, 26, 62 (illus.). cat.no. 32
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 41.
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 158 (illus.).
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 147. cat.no. 1786
National Art Gallery of New South Wales, National Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 1914, Sydney, 1914. Listed as 'Portrait'
Royal Academy of Arts, Royal Academy pictures, 1899, 1899.
Royal Academy of Arts, Academy Notes, 1899.
Editor Unknown (Editor), AGNSW Society Bulletin, Oct 1979.
Australian Women's Weekly, Sydney, 07 Jul 1954.
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 01 Jul 1899.