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Archibald Elliott Haswell Miller

(Scotland 10 Jun 1887 – 1979)

San Francesco di Paola
Media category
Materials used
tempera on canvas

75.5 x 62.7 cm stretcher; 92.0 x 79.5 x 6.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., black paint "A.E HASWELL MILLER/ 1927".
Watson Bequest Fund 1946
Accession number
Not on display
Further information

The Villa is that of German sculptor Adolf von Hilderbrand, just outside Florence at S. Francesco di Paola.

Provenance (1)

Archibald Elliott Haswell Miller, Edinburgh/Scotland, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1946. Purchased from the 1946 Royal Scottish Academy exhibition.

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 130 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 132. 1497

Scottish paintings in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Exhibition history (3)

Royal Scottish Academy, 1946, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 1946–1946

Scottish paintings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1981–06 Dec 1981

A century of art in Glasgow, Glasgow Art Gallery, Unknown–Unknown