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An image of The scoffers by Sir Frank Brangwyn

Sir Frank Brangwyn

(England 12 May 1867 – 11 Jun 1956)

Title
The scoffers
Year
1896
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

233.4 x 228.6 cm stretcher

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., tan paint "F B 96" and verso canvas, oil "F BRANGWYN/...1896"
Credit
Purchased 1897
Accession number
711
Copyright
© Frank Brangwyn Estate
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Sir Frank Brangwyn, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1897

Bibliography (24)

John E Branch, Picture study in schools, records of the Education Society, no 7, Sydney, 1913, pp 24–25, 30, illus p 24.

Rodney Brangwyn, Brangwyn, London, 1978, p 76.

Béatrice Crespon-Halotier, Les peintres Britanniques dans les salons parisiens des origines à 1939: répertoire, Dijon, 2002, p 95.

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 18, illus p 18.

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 54, no 196.

PG Konody, Observer, ‘Art and artists: pictures for New South Wales', London, 24 Sep 1933.

William Moore, Studio, ‘The public art galleries of Australia’, London, Apr 1913, pp 202–13: p 209.

Max Nordau, On art and artists, London, 1907, pp 232–33.

Walter Shaw Sparrow, Frank Brangwyn and his Work, London, 1910, p 229 appendix.

Walter Shaw Sparrow (Editor), The spirit of the age: the work of Frank Brangwyn ARA, London, 1905, pl 3.

Léonce Bénédite (trans Frederick White), The spirit of the age: the work of Frank Brangwyn ARA, 'Frank Brangwyn, ARA', London, 1905, pp 15–22: p 20.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 6, no 7, illus p 6.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales (report of the trustees for the year 1913), Sydney, 1914, p 1. Loan to Venice.

XI esposizione internazionale d’arte della città di Venezia: catalogo, Venice, 1914, p 48, sala 10, no 3.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales (report of trustees for the year 1914), Sydney, 1915, p 1. Loan to Venice.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 11, no 7, illus p 11.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 15, no 17, illus p 15.

An exhibition of a selected number of subject pictures belonging to the national collection, typescript exh cat, Sydney, Jul 1943, p 2.

Art in Australia, Sydney, Feb 1922, illus on cover.

Frank Brangwyn 1867–1956, Leeds, 2006-2007, p 159.

New South Wales Art Gallery pictures, Sydney, 1931, col illus.

Offizieller Katalog der VII Internationalen Kunstausstellung im kgl. Glaspalaste zu München 1897, Munich, 1897, p 45, no 166b.

Catalogue des ouvrages de peinture, sculpture, dessins, gravure, architecture et objets d’art exposés au Champs-de-Mars le 24 avril 1897, Haute-Normandie, 1897, p 39, no 178. Reprint Gaïté Dugnat, Les catalogues des salons de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, vol 2, 1896–1900, L’Échelle de Jacob, Paris, 2001, p 90.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales (report of trustees for the year 1898), Sydney, 1899, p 2.

Exhibition history (4)

Royal Academy of Arts, 1896, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1896–1896

Paris Salon, Paris Salon, Paris, 1897–1897

VII Internationale Kunstausstellung, Munich, Exhibition Venue Unknown, Aug 1897–Aug 1897

(Frank Brangwyn exhibition Venice Biennale 1914), La Biennale di Venezia, Venice, 1914–1914

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