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An image of Self portrait by J.S. Watkins

J.S. Watkins

(Australia 08 Nov 1866 – 25 Aug 1942)

Title
Self portrait
Other titles:
The painter - self portrait
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

51.2 x 41.5 cm stretcher; 69.2 x 59.1 x 5.2 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "J.S.WATKINS". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1943
Accession number
7322
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Paula Dredge, Margaret Sawicki, Steven Miller and Lindsay Parker, S.A. Parker Framing Works, 'Works in the collection with known Parker frames', pg. 27-68, Sydney, 2004, 40 (illus.).

Bernard Smith, 100 years of Australian painting, 'Foreword', pg. 2-4, Sydney, 1948, 7. cat.no. 24

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Loan memorial exhibition of paintings and drawings by the late J.S. Watkins, 'John Samuel Watkins, 1866-1942', pg. 5-6, Sydney, 1943, 4 (illus.), 12. cat.no. 31; titled 'The painter - self portrait'; Lent by Mrs J.S. Watkins

Exhibition history (2)

Loan memorial exhibition of paintings and drawings by the late J.S. Watkins, National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 01 Jun 1943–30 Jun 1943

100 years of Australian painting (1948), Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 19 Apr 1948–17 May 1948