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An image of The poet at Annecy (Geoffrey Taylor) by Sir William Nicholson

Sir William Nicholson

(England 05 Feb 1872 – 16 May 1949)

The poet at Annecy (Geoffrey Taylor)
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas on pulpboard

32.7 x 40.8 cm board; 57.3 x 65.8 x 8.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.l., green paint "Nicholson". Not dated.
Purchased 1949
Accession number
© Reproduced with permission of Elizabeth Banks
Not on display
Provenance (4)

Florence Welby

E. Ollivant

R.H. Bathurst

Roland, Browse and Delbanco, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Roland, Browse and Delbanco 1949

Bibliography (5)

Lillian Browse, William Nicholson, London, 1956. no. 350 as 1930 or 1931

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 140 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 139. 1606

National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Twenty three British painters, Sydney, 1953, 5. 9

Adelaide Festival of Arts 1966: special exhibitions at the National Gallery of South Australia, British Painting 1900-1950, Adelaide, 1966. cat. no. 20

Exhibition history (3)

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1949, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 17 Dec 1949–17 Feb 1950

Twenty three British painters: NAGNSW Travelling Art Exhibitions 1953, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 1953–1953

British Painting 1900-1950: Adelaide Festival of Arts 1966, National Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide, Mar 1966–Mar 1966