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An image of The beaver hat by Phillip Wilson Steer

Phillip Wilson Steer

(England 28 Dec 1860 – 18 Mar 1942)

The beaver hat
Other titles:
The beaver bonnet
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

127.3 x 101.8 cm stretcher; 153.0 x 128.6 x 8.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black paint "P.W. Steer 1907".
Purchased with the assistance of the National Art Collections Fund 1937
Accession number
Not on display
Provenance (2)

L.A. Harrison, London/England

Barbizon House, 1927-1937, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Barbizon House 1937.

Bibliography (12)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 41 (colour illus.).

Barbizon House, Pictures and drawings by P. Wilson Steer, 1927. 13

Barbizon House, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1937. 13

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, 187 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 164. 2088

Bruce Laughton, Phillip Wilson Steer 1860-1942, Oxford, 1971, 79. 389

Dugald Sutherland MacColl, The Life and Work and Setting of Phillip Wilson Steer, O.M., London, 1945, 209.

Charles Marriott, Modern Movements in Painting, London, 1920, 229.

Author Unknown, Coronation Exhibition, 1911: Shepherd's Bush, London. Fine arts catalogue, 1911.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Studio, London, May 1909, 259 (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Country Life, London, 1927.

Exhibition history (4)

Unknown, New English Art Club, New English Art Club, May 1907–May 1907

Coronation Exhibtion, London 1911, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1911–1911

C.A.S. 1913, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1913–1913

Pictures and drawings by P. Wilson Steer, Barbizon House, London, May 1927–Jun 1927