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Title

The magpie


Artist

Myles Birket Foster

England

04 Feb 1825 - 27 Mar 1899


Details


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour


Dimensions

20.3 x 27.9 cm image; 22.0 x 29.1 cm sheet; 43.0 x 54.0 x 3.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "BF [artist's monogram]". Not dated.


Credit

Bequest of Albert and Katey Nathan 1941


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7147


Artist information

Myles Birket Foster

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Albert and Katey Nathan, Bequest of Albert and Katie Nathan 1941


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 8. no catalogue numbers

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000. cat.no. 18