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Title

On the Cap


Artist

John Duncan Fergusson

Scotland

09 Mar 1874 - 30 Jan 1961


Details


Date

1920s


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

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.


Credit

Purchased 1956


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9205


Artist information

John Duncan Fergusson

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 5 publications

Bibliography


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.). cat.no. 637

The Lefevre Gallery, Exhibition of painting and sculpture by J.D. Fergusson, London, 1928. cat.no. 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