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Title

Minster marshes, East Kent

1877


Artist

Thomas Sidney Cooper

England

26 Sep 1803 - 07 Feb 1902


Details


Other Titles

Minster marshes - cattle

Minster marshes


Date

1877


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

122.4 x 214.3 cm stretcher; 159.0 x 254.0 x 12.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., brown paint "T Sidney Cooper RA/1877".


Credit

Purchased 1879


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6095


Artist information

Thomas Sidney Cooper

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Thomas Sidney Cooper, Kent/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1879


Referenced in 29 publications

Bibliography


Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 2004 [for the year ended 30 June 2004], Sydney, 2004, p 71. Loan.

John E Branch, Picture study in schools – records of the Education Society, no 7, Sydney, 1913, pp 53–54, illus p 53.

CLM, Sydney Morning Herald, 'Our art gallery [letter]', Sydney, 23 Oct 1884, p 4.

Critic, Sydney Morning Herald, 'Art in Sydney', Sydney, 12 Feb 1887, p 7.

Renée Free, Patricia McDonald, Linda Young and John Wade, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Sydney, 1979, p 38, illus p 28 (as part of hang).

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 41, illus p 41.

Renée Free, Patricia McDonald, Linda Young and John Wade, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Sydney, 1979, p 38, illus p 28 (as part of hang).

Merryn Gates, Strike a pose: Hunter art.1 art tourist 2004, 'Putting you in the picture', Lake Macquarie, 2004, pp 16–18, col illus p 17.

Arthur Greenwood and Harold W H Stephen, Catalogue descriptive and critical of the Art Gallery with Sydney art notes, Sydney, 1883, p 20. Not an official publication.

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 69, no 448.

De Libra, Sydney Mail, 'New treasures at the Art Gallery’, Sydney, 27 Dec 1884, p 1317.

W J Loftie, Magazine of Art, 'Art in Australia', London, 1886, pp 174–75: p 175.

Stephen Sartin, Thomas Sidney Cooper, CVO, RA, 1803–1902, Leigh-on-Sea, 1976, p 68, no 235.

Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Gallery', Sydney, 12 Oct 1882, p 8.

Ninth annual report of the New South Wales Academy of Art [for the year 1879–80], Sydney, 1880, p 6. As 'Minster Marshes – Cattle’.

Catalogue of the Art Gallery of New South Wales ... published by sanction of the trustees, Sydney, 1883, p 7, no 12, illus p 7 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

Official awards: Sydney International exhibition 1879, Sydney, [circa 1880], p 327.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1884, p 7, no 12, illus p 7 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

Descriptive hand-book of pictures, &c, in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], p 15, no 128. 2nd ed.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 50, no 131.

Sydney International Exhibition 1879: official catalogue of the British section, London, [1879], p 9, no 56.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 44, no 120.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 33, no 95.

Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, p 453.

Sydney Mail, ‘New South Wales Art Gallery [2]’, Sydney, 16 Oct 1880, p 740.

Descriptive catalogue of pictures, &c., in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], p 13, no 128. 128. "Minster Marshes, East Kent" - T. Sidney Cooper, R.A. One of the gems of the gallery. Drawing, colour, light, atmosphere, and general arrangements, are masterly in the extreme.

Illustrated Sydney News, ‘The Art Gallery of NSW’, Sydney, 20 Nov 1880, pp 10–11: p 10.

Art Journal, 'The Sydney exhibition', London, 1880, p 127.

Official Record of the Sydney International Exhibition 1879, Sydney, 1881, pp 453, 478.