oil on canvas
115.6 x 77.2 cm stretcher; 143.6 x 106.1 x 7.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l., red paint "(monogram) 1882".
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Fine Art Society PLC, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Fine Art Society 1885
Referenced in 10 publications
A. Lys Baldry, Millais, London, 1899, 68, 158 (illus.).
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales handbook, 'European', pg. 36-56, Sydney, 1988, 44.
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 128 (illus.), 129.
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 132. cat.no. 1494
J.G. Millais, The Life and Letters of Sir J.E. Millais, 1899, 162. Model named as Miss Ruby Streatfield
Beatrix Potter, Beatrix Potter's journal, 28 Apr 1983.
Jason Rosenfeld and Alison Smith, Millais, 2007, 140, 141, 181 (colour illus.). cat.no.105
M.H. Spielmann, Millais and his work with special reference to the exhibition of the Royal Academy 1898, Edinburgh, 1898, 146, 158 (illus.).
Malcolm Warner, The Art Journal, 'Art notes', London, 1885, 226, 323.
Editor Unknown (Editor), Magazine of Art, London, Apr 1883, xxvii.