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

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

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