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An image of The blue shop by Sir William Nicholson

Sir William Nicholson

(England 05 Feb 1872 – 16 May 1949)

Title
The blue shop
Alternative title:
Blanchisserie
Year
1913
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

59.7 x 54.8 cm stretcher; 78.0 x 73.0 x 7.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l., black paint "N". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1933
Accession number
785
Copyright
© Reproduced with permission of Elizabeth Banks
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Messrs Wallis & Sons, French Gallery, London, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Messrs Wallis & Sons, French Gallery 1933

Bibliography (5)

Lillian Browse, William Nicholson, London, 1956, 17 (illus.). pl. 3, cat.no. 3, as 'c.1900'

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 139 (illus.).

Nottingham Castle Museum and Art Gallery, William Nicholson retrospective exhibition, Nottingham, 1933. cat.no. 101

Sydney Ure Smith, Art in Australia, 'Recent Purchases for the National Art Gallery of NSW', pg. 8-15, Sydney, May 1934, 9, 31 (illus.). as 'Blanchisserie'

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 139. cat.no. 1609

Exhibition history (2)

William Nicholson retrospective exhibition, City of Nottingham Art Museum and Art Gallery, England, 11 Mar 1933–20 Apr 1933

National Art Gallery of NSW purchases, Arthur Tooth & Sons Ltd, London, 20 Sep 1933–07 Oct 1933