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Title

L'Homme à la palette


Artist

Walter Richard Sickert

England

31 May 1860 - 22 Jan 1942


Details


Other Titles

Self-portrait in the Whistler Manner

Self-portrait


Date

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


Location

Not on display


Accession number

8042


Artist information

Walter Richard Sickert

Works in the collection

21


Shown in 8 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


The Leicester Galleries, 1946, England

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


Referenced in 16 publications

Bibliography


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.

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

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

Pall Mall Gazette, 'Pictures of the year 1894', London, 29 Mar 1865. no.71