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Title

Crossing the bar, Scarborough

1877


Artist

John Mogford

England

15 Oct 1821 - 02 Nov 1885


Details


Date

1877


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

54.0 x 76.7 cm stretcher; 62.8 x 86.0 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., brown paint "John Mogford 1877".


Credit

Purchased 1879


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6115


Artist information

John Mogford

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1879. Purchased from the Sydney International Exhibition, 17 September 1879 - 20 April 1880.


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 130 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 133. cat.no. 1502

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, 38.

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

Descriptive catalogue of pictures, &c., in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], 7. British Courts. Oil Paintings. 34. "Crossing the Bar, Scarborough" - J. Mogford