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An image of L'Homme à la palette by Walter Richard Sickert

Walter Richard Sickert

(England 31 May 1860 – 22 Jan 1942)

Title
L'Homme à la palette
Other titles:
Self-portrait in the Whistler Manner
Self-portrait
Year
circa 1893-circa 1894
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

76.0 x 31.0 cm stretcher; 96.5 x 51.5 x 11.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l., black paint "Sickert". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1947
Accession number
8042
Location
Not on display
Provenance (2)

The Leicester Galleries, 1946, England

Roland, Browse and Delbanco, 1947, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Roland, Browse and Delbanco 1947

Bibliography (16)

Arts Council of Great Britain, Sickert Paintings and Drawings, Unknown, 1960, 14. cat.no.6

Wendy Baron OBE, Sickert: paintings and drawings, '1890-1895. Portraits, landscapes, music halls', pg.14-30, New Haven, 2006, 25, 30, 194 (illus.). cat.no.67

Wendy Baron OBE and Richard Shone (Editors), Sickert Paintings, London, 1992, 60, 61 (colour illus.). cat.no. 1

Wendy Baron OBE, Sickert, London, 1973, 9 (illus.). fig.4, cat.no.5

Beaux Arts London, Paintings and drawings by Sickert, 1946. cat.no.13

Lillian Browse, Sickert, London, 1960, 62-63, 86. pl.5

David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Walter Richard Sickert 1860-1942, Sydney, 1968. cat.no.1

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 173 (illus.).

Robert Haines, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterley, 'Walter Richard Sickert 1860-1942', pg.423-5, Sydney, Oct 1968, 423 (illus.), 425, 431.

Lou Klepac, Fifth Adelaide Festival of Arts 1968: Special exhibitions at the Art Gallery of South Australia, Walter Richard Sickert, p 5-12, Adelaide, 1968, 6. cat.no.2

National Gallery, London, Sickert, 1941. cat.no.26, as c.1888

New English Art Club, Catalogue of the exhibition of modern pictures, held by the New English Art Club, 1894. cat.no.69

Savile Gallery, An exhibition of paintings by W.R. Sickert, A.R.A., 1926. cat.no.33, as Portrait of the artist

Andrew Stephenson, Visual culture in Britain [vol.8, issue 1], 'Precarious poses: the problem of artistic visibility and its homosocial performances in late-nineteenth-century London', pg. 73-104, Summer 2007, 90, 91 (illus.). fig.7

Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 158. cat.no.1972

Editor Unknown (Editor), Pall Mall Gazette Extra, 'Pictures of the year 1894', London, 1894. no.71

Exhibition history (8)

Twelfth exhibition of modern pictures, held by the New English Art Club, Dudley Gallery, London, Apr 1894–May 1894

An exhibition of paintings by W.R. Sickert, A.R.A., Savile Gallery, London, May 1926–May 1926

Sickert, National Gallery, London, London, Sep 1941–Sep 1941

Paintings and drawings by Sickert, Roland, Browse and Delbanco, London, May 1946–May 1946

Sickert Paintings and Drawings:

Walter Richard Sickert: Adelaide Festival of Arts 1968, Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, 07 Mar 1968–23 Mar 1968

Walter Richard Sickert 1860-1942, David Jones' Art Gallery, Sydney, Sydney, 13 May 1968–08 Jun 1968

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