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Title

Melon

circa 1906


Artist

Samuel John Peploe

Scotland

27 Jan 1871 - 11 Oct 1935


Details


Date

circa 1906


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

27.9 x 35.7 cm stretcher; 44.0 x 53.1 x 6.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Watson Bequest Fund 1933


Location

Not on display


Accession number

903


Artist information

Samuel John Peploe

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


The Redfern Gallery, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Redfern Gallery 1933


Referenced in 6 publications

Bibliography


Barbizon House, Barbizon House: an illustrated record, London, 1933. cat.no. 29

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 147 (illus.).

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 28 (colour illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 145. cat.no. 1736

Sydney Ure Smith, Art in Australia, 'Recent Purchases for the National Art Gallery of NSW', pg. 8-15, Sydney, May 1934, 10, 30 (illus.).

Scottish paintings in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). no catalogue numbers