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Title

The beaver hat


Artist

Phillip Wilson Steer

England

28 Dec 1860 - 18 Mar 1942


Details


Other Title

The beaver bonnet


Date

1907


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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".


Credit

Purchased with the assistance of the National Art Collections Fund 1937


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6424


Artist information

Phillip Wilson Steer

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


L.A. Harrison, London/England

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


Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


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. cat.no. 13

Barbizon House, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1937. cat.no. 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. cat.no. 2088

Bruce Laughton, Phillip Wilson Steer 1860-1942, Oxford, 1971, 79. cat.no. 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.

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

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

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