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An image of On the Cap by John Duncan Fergusson

John Duncan Fergusson

(Scotland 09 Mar 1874 – 30 Jan 1961)

On the Cap
Media category
Materials used
oil on canvas

76.3 x 66.0 cm stretcher; 100.5 x 90.3 x 3.5 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed verso canvas, grey paint "J D Fergusson". Not dated.
Purchased 1956
Accession number
© The Fergusson Gallery, Perth and Kinross Council, Scotland
Not on display
Provenance (3)

The Lefevre Gallery, 1928, London/England

Sir Eugene Goossens, pre 1956, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, 1946 to 1957 Chief Conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra and Director of the New South Wales Conservatorium of Music.

Lawsons, 1956, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Purchased by the AGNSW from Lawson's Auctions 1956

Bibliography (5)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 57 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 79 (illus.). 637

The Lefevre Gallery, Exhibition of painting and sculpture by J.D. Fergusson, London, 1928. 5

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

Editor Unknown (Editor), Scottish Art Review, Glasgow, 1960. Vol VII No. 3

Exhibition history (3)

Painting and sculpture by J.D. Fergusson, The Lefevre Gallery, London, Feb 1928–Feb 1928

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1956, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Mar 1957–31 Mar 1957

Scottish paintings from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Nov 1981–06 Dec 1981