oil on canvas
87.6 x 63.5 cm stretcher; 115.8 x 91.6 x 9.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., black oil "H S Tuke 1887".
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Royal Academy of Arts, 1887, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1887–1887
Anglo-Australian Society of Artists exhibition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1889–1889
Victorian social conscience, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Aug 1976–19 Sep 1976
Victorian Childhood, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Feb 1999–19 Mar 1999
Royal Anglo-Australian Society of Artists, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Anglo-Australian Society of Artists 1889
Referenced in 7 publications
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 200 (illus.).
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 169. cat.no. 2170
Maria Tuke Sainsbury, Henry Scott Tuke, London, 1933, 82. from the diary of her brother kept for 50 years
D. Wainwright and C. Dinn, Tuke under canvas, 1989, 44 (illus.).
Catherine Wallace, Catching the light: the art and life of Henry Scott Tuke, 'Falmouth: life on board the "Julie" 1885-1892', pg.37-47, 2008, 42, 43 (colour illus.). cat.no.34
Victorian social conscience, Sydney, 1976.
Editor Unknown (Editor), The Pall Mall Gazette, London.