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Samuel John Lamorna Birch

(England 07 Jun 1869 – 07 Jan 1955)

Title
Changing the fly, River Dove, Ashbourne, Derbyshire
Other titles:
Changing the Fly
Year
circa 1937
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

63.5 x 76.3 cm stretcher; 78.0 x 90.5 x 5.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l., black paint "S J Lamorna Birch". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1937
Accession number
6410
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Grosvenor Gallery 1937. Purchased from the exhibition 'SJ Lamorna Birch'.

Bibliography (2)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 16 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 49. cat.no. 122

Exhibition history (1)

(Samuel John Lamorna Birch), Grosvenor Gallery, Sydney, 1937–1937