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An image of Non angli, sed angeli by Keeley Halswelle

Keeley Halswelle

(Scotland 23 Apr 1832 – 11 Apr 1891)

Title
Non angli, sed angeli
Other titles:
Not angles, but angels
Year
1877
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

161.2 x 252.9 cm stretcher; 190.5 x 282.5 x 7.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., "Keeley Halswelle 1877".
Credit
Purchased 1879
Accession number
791
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Sydney International Exhibition, 17 September 1879 - 20 April 1880.

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Henry Blackburn (Editor), Academy notes, 1877, with 143 illustrations, 114 being facsimiles of sketches by the artists, London, 1877, p 72, illus p 72 (with sketch).

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['J L C'], Sydney Mail, ‘Art Notes – an afternoon in the Sydney Art Gallery’, Sydney, 02 Jul 1881, p 15.

Clara Erskine Clement and Laurence Hutton, Artists of the nineteenth century and their works: a handbook containing two thousand and fifty biographical sketches, London, 1879, vol 1, 1879, p 326.

James Dafforne, Art Journal, ‘The works of Keeley Halswelle, ARSA’, London, 1879, pp 49–52, p 52, illus p 50. The illustration is an engraving by J A Quarterly after a drawing by W J Allen.

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Exhibition history (5)

Unknown, Grosvenor Gallery, London 1877, Grosvenor Gallery, London, England, 1877–1877

Royal Academy of Arts, 1877, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1877–1877

Royal Scottish Academy, 1878, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh, 1878–1878

Sydney International Exhibition (1879-80), The Garden Palace, 17 Sep 1879–20 Apr 1880

Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the Centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Museum of Applied Arts and Sciences, 24 Sep 1979–24 Nov 1979