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Sir George Clausen

(England 18 Apr 1852 – 22 Nov 1944)

Watson's barn
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

63.5 x 76.2 cm stretcher; 81.5 x 94.5 x 6.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r., black paint "G. CLAUSEN". Not dated.
Watson Bequest Fund 1933
Accession number
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Arthur Tooth & Sons 1933

Bibliography (6)

Barbizon House, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1933, (illus.). plate 1

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 30 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 64. 369

Royal Academy of Arts, The Royal Academy illustrated, 1931, London, 1931, (illus.).

Sydney Ure Smith, Art in Australia, 'Recent Purchases for the National Art Gallery of NSW', pg. 8-15, Sydney, May 1934, 9, 15 (colour illus.).

Victorian social conscience, Sydney, 1976.

Exhibition history (5)

Royal Academy of Arts, 1931, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1931–1931

An Illustrated Record, Barbizon House, London, 1933–1933

Royal Scottish Academy, 1933, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, Aug 1933–Aug 1933

Victorian Social Conscience, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Aug 1976–19 Sep 1976

Artist's Glue, Lewers Bequest and Penrith Regional Art Gallery, Emu Plains, 04 Mar 1985–30 Jun 1985