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Title

The lady in blue (Mr and Mrs J S MacDonald)

(1902)


Artist

Hugh Ramsay

Australia

25 May 1877 - 05 Mar 1906


Details


Other Titles

Portrait of a lady

Lady in blue. Portrait of Mr and Mrs James McDonald

Lady in blue


Place where the work was made

Paris France


Date

(1902)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

172.0 x 112.0 cm stretcher; 171.0 x 110.8 cm sight; 200.0 x 139.8 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., brown oil "Hugh Ramsay". Not dated. Signed verso on canvas, black oil "HUGH RAMSAY/ ...".


Credit

Presented by the family of Hugh Ramsay 1943


Accession number

7317


Artist information

Hugh Ramsay

Works in the collection

7


Place

Where the work was made
Paris

Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Patricia Fullerton, Hugh Ramsay 1877-1906, Melbourne, 1992, 61 (colour illus.). cat.no. 39

Anne Gray, The Cambridge companion to Australian Art, 'Australian artists within a wider world 1900-1930', pg. 84-96, Port Melbourne, 2011, 88, 351. fig.no. 7.4 (colour illus.), between pg. 108 and 109.

Anne Gray, The Edwardians: secrets and desires, Canberra, 2004, 213 (colour illus.). cat.no. 109

Hal Missingham, A retrospective exhibition of Australian painting, Sydney, 1953. cat.no. 91; titled 'The lady in blue'

Edward A Vidler, The art of Hugh Ramsay, 'Hugh Ramsay. An appreciation', pg. 5-20, Melbourne, 1918, 14, 19 (colour illus.), 26. cat.no. 9

Editor Unknown (Editor), Argus, 'Paintings of Hugh Ramsay. Australian's notable work', Melbourne, 01 Oct 1918. Review of Hugh Ramsay's 1918 Memorial Exhibition, held at the Fine Art Society, Melbourne.