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An image of The pearl necklace by Henry Tonks

Henry Tonks

(England 09 Apr 1862 – 08 Jan 1937)

Title
The pearl necklace
Year
circa 1905
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

102.0 x 70.5 cm stretcher; 108.5 x 88.0 x 8.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., brown paint "H.T.". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1943
Accession number
7271
Location
Not on display
Provenance (2)

Sir C. Kendall Butler, circa 1905-circa 1912, London/England

Duveen Brothers (London, New York, Paris), circa 1931-Jan 1943, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Duveen Brothers 1943

Bibliography (10)

Barbizon House, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1937, (illus.). cat.no. 19

Barbizon House, Henry Tonks, 1937. cat.no. 13

Carfax & Co, Catalogue of an exhibition of oil paintings and watercolors with other drawings by Henry Tonks, 1905. 'Property of C.K. Butler'

Contemporary Art Society, London, Loan exhibition of works, organised by the Contemporary Art Society; and, Dr. Harrington's collection of Seymour Haden's etchings, 1911. cat.no. 119, lent by C.K. Butler

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 199 (illus.).

J. Hone, Life of Henry Tonks, London, 1939, 362, 372. 'c.1909'

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 169. cat.no. 2163

Kenneth McConkey, The Edwardians: secrets and desires, 'New English Intimisme', pg. 88-105, Canberra, 2004, 105 (colour illus.), 233 (colour illus.), 234.

Tate Britain, Exhibition of works by Professor Henry Tonks, 1936. cat.no. 1

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Daily Telegraph exhibition of French and British modern art, Sydney, 1939. cat.no. 206

Exhibition history (8)

Exhibition of oil paintings and watercolors with other drawings by Henry Tonks, Carfax & Co, London, 11 May 1905–07 Jun 1905

Loan exhibition of works, organised by the Contemporary Art Society; and, Dr. Harrington's collection of Seymour Haden's etchings, Manchester City Art Gallery, Manchester, 08 Dec 1911–28 Jan 1912

Unknown, Bradford Jubilee Exhibition 1930, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1930–1930

Unknown, Pennsylvania Museum of Art 1931, Pennsylvania Museum of Art, United States, 1931–1931

Exhibition of works by Professor Henry Tonks, Tate Britain, England, 06 Oct 1936–15 Nov 1936

Henry Tonks, Barbizon House, London, Jun 1937–Jun 1937

The Daily Telegraph exhibition of French and British modern art:

The Edwardians: Secrets and Desire: