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Title

Anemones and oranges


Artist

Augustus John OM

Wales

04 Jan 1878 - 31 Oct 1961


Details


Date

circa 1929


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

54.2 x 65.2 cm stretcher; 75.5 x 87.0 x 8.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., red paint "John". Not dated.


Credit

Watson Bequest Fund 1946


Location

Not on display


Accession number

7776


Artist information

Augustus John OM

Works in the collection

19


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Provenance


Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, 24 Apr 1929, London/England, Purchased by Arthur Tooth & Sons from Augustus John, 29 April 1929 and sold on the same day to Mrs Kroyer-Kielberg. Tooth stock no. 8728

Mrs Kroyer-Kielberg, post 24 Apr 1929, London/England, later Lady Kroyer-Kielberg

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, pre 22 Nov 1946, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1946


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, Recent paintings by Augustus E. John, London, 1929. cat.no. 25

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 96 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 112. cat.no. 1138

Terence Maloon, Look, 'Acquisitions: Derain's Antique Inspirations', Heidelberg, Nov 1987, cover (colour illus.).