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Title

Landscape with watermill


Artist

Samuel Palmer

England

1805 - 1881


Details


Other Title

Landscape with mill


Date

circa 1855


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour with gum, with scraping out over black chalk underdrawing


Dimensions

37.2 x 50.4 cm sight; 58.0 x 71.8 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1953


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9010


Artist information

Samuel Palmer

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Private Collection, 1952, sold Sotheby's London, 26 November 1952

Leger Galleries, 26 Nov 1952-1953, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Leger Galleries 1953. Purchased by Leger Galleries from Sotheby's London, 26 November 1952


Referenced in 7 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 10. no catalogue numbers

Renée Free, Forest and field: from Claude to the Barbizon School, Sydney, 1995, 7. no catalogue numbers

Leger Galleries, Early English watercolours, 1954.

Leger Galleries, Samuel Palmer an exhibition of Palmer's works with a Leger provenance to celebrate a century of art dealing, London, 1992, 20. not exhibited

Raymond Lister, Catalogue raisonné of the works of Samuel Palmer, 1988, 177. cat.no. 528

Simeran Maxwell, Turner to Monet: the triumph of landscape painting, 'Samuel Palmer', pg. 112, Canberra, 2008, 112, 113 (colour illus.). cat.no. 33

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000. cat.no. 27