(England 18 Oct 1844 – 27 Feb 1927)
168.9 x 248.3 cm stretcher; 192.5 x 272.0 x 8.0 cm frame
Christie's London (England), 28 Apr 1883, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 28 April 1883. Purchased from the sale of Mr Tom Taylor's "Aston Rowent" Collection. On loan to the Fine Art Society, 28 April - 24 August 1883.
Thomas Taylor Esq. (England), 1876-28 Apr 1883, Oxfordshire/England, sold Christie's London 28 April 1883
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Victorian Social conscience, Sydney, 1976. cat.no. 20
Leigh Astbury, City bushmen: the Heidelberg school and the rural mythology, Melbourne, 1985, 38 (illus.).
Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'European art in the old courts', pg. 14-23, Sydney, 1984, 19.
L.V. Fildes, Luke Fildes RA, Victorian painter, London, 1968, 37-41.
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 58 (illus.), 59.
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales Handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 44, 48 (illus.).
Samuel Carter Hall (Editor), The Art Journal, London, 1876, 189.
Elwyn Lynn (Editor), Art and Australia (Vol. 22, No. 1), 'Victorian favourites: a conversation - Elwyn Lynn and Lloyd Rees', pg. 49-56, Sydney, Spring 1984, 52 (illus.), 53 (illus.). illustration on page 52 is a detail
D. Croal Thomson, Art Annual, 1895, (illus.). Studies illustrated
Peter Tomory and Anne Kirker, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 80. cat.no. 651
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Australian women's weekly, Sydney, 07 Jul 1954, (illus.).
Author Unknown, The Times, May 1876.
Author Unknown, Academy Notes, 1875-1878.
Editor Unknown (Editor), The magazine of art, London, 1876.
Editor Unknown (Editor), Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 34 (colour illus.).
Royal Academy of Arts, 1876, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1876–1876
Victorian Social Conscience, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Aug 1976–19 Sep 1976
Love and death: art in the age of Queen Victoria: