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Title

Study of East African leopards


Artist

John Macallan Swan

England

09 Dec 1847 - 14 Feb 1910


Details


Date

1896


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.5 x 127.1 cm stretcher; 112.5 x 162.0 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "J M Swan". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1898


Location

Not on display


Accession number

897


Artist information

John Macallan Swan

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1898.


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


A Baldry, The Studio, 'The work of J.M. Swan (part 1)', London, 1901, 75, 78 (illus.). No 96

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 195 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 167. cat.no. 2130

Royal Academy of Arts, Royal Academy pictures, 1896, 1896. cat.no. 519