(Scotland possibly 14 March 1958 – 23 Dec 1943)
91.9 x 71.7 cm stretcher
William Hardy Wilson (1881-1955) was a famous Australian architect, designer, artist and author.
Lachlan Hardy Wilson (Australia, b.1916), Launceston/Tasmania/Australia, Gift of Dr Wilson, the sitter's son 1944
Zeny Edwards, William Hardy Wilson: artist, architect, orientalist, visionary, Sydney, 2001, 166 (illus.), 175 (illus.), 216 (colour illus.), 217, 235. illustrations on pages 166 and 175 are a 1912 photograph by Henry King of the painting hanging in Hardy Wilson's Darlinghurst apartment
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 84 (illus.).
Renée Free, Scottish paintings from the collection, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). no catalogue numbers
Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 98. cat.no. 935
Retrospective exhibition of the works of Hardy Wilson (1981), S.H. Ervin Gallery, Sydney, Jan 1981–Feb 1981
Scottish paintings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1981–06 Dec 1981