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Charles Joseph Watelet

(Belgium 11 Feb 1867 – possibly 1954)

Title
The cats
Other titles:
The felines
Alternative title:
Les felins
Year
1923
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

103.2 x 127.6 cm stretcher; 123.2 x 147.3 x 7.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., black paint ".../ Ch. J. Watelet/ 1923".
Credit
Purchased 1923
Accession number
915
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Paris Salon, Paris/France, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Paris Salon 1923

Bibliography (6)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Celebrity choice: Dame Joan Sutherland, Richard Bonynge, Sydney, 1983. no catalogue numbers

Canberra Museum and Art Gallery and Royal Belgian Embassy (Organisers), From Belgium with lace: Belgian art in Australian collections, Canberra, 2000. no catalogue numbers

Sydney Ure Smith and Leon Gellert (Editors), Art in Australia [series 3, no. 7], Sydney, Mar 1924, (illus.).

Anna Waldmann, Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Editor Unknown (Editor), Australasian post, Melbourne, Jun 1970.

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Triad: a journal devoted to literacy, pictorial, musical and dramatic art, Sydney, 01 Dec 1924, 111 (colour illus.).

Exhibition history (4)

Paris Salon, 1923, Paris Salon, Paris, 1923–1923

Celebrity choice: Dame Joan Sutherland, Richard Bonynge, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jan 1983–Jan 1983

Salon and Academie: the charm of tradition, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Nov 1984–May 1985

From Belgium with lace: Belgian art in Australia, Canberra Museum and Art Gallery, Canberra, 19 Feb 2000–12 Jun 2000