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An image of Rainy day, Carradale Harbour by William McTaggart

William McTaggart

(Scotland 25 Oct 1835 – 02 Apr 1910)

Title
Rainy day, Carradale Harbour
Year
1883
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

78.7 x 106.7 cm stretcher; 116.0 x 146.5 x 11.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., dark blue paint "W. McTaggart/ 1883".
Credit
Gift of Peter Mackie and Co 1920
Accession number
888
Location
Not on display
Provenance (3)

George Davidson Ltd, Glasgow/Scotland

Edmiston's Saleroom, Glasgow, 05 May 1920, Glasgow/Scotland, Purchased by Peter Mackie and Co. for presentation to the AGNSW.

Messrs. Peter Mackie & Co., Glasgow, 05 May 1920, Glasgow/Scotland, Gift of Peter Mackie and Co 1920

Bibliography (7)

Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'European art in the old courts', pg. 14-23, Sydney, 1984, 19.

James Caw, William McTaggart, Glasgow, 1917, 92.

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 121 (illus.).

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales Handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 44.

Renée Free, Scottish paintings from the collection, Sydney, 1981, cover (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 128 (illus.). cat.no. 1410

Per Kvaerne, William McTaggart 1835-1910, Edinburgh, 2007, 119 (colour illus.). cat.no.124

Exhibition history (1)

Scottish paintings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1981–06 Dec 1981