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An image of Self portrait by attrib. Archibald Skirving
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attrib. Archibald Skirving

(Scotland 1749 – 1819)

Title
Self portrait
Other titles:
Archibald Skirving
Year
circa 1769
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

75.7 x 62.7 cm stretcher; 92.0 x 79.0 x 9.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of R.C. Scott Skirving 1956
Accession number
9247
Location
Not on display
Provenance (5)

R.C. Scot Skirving, 1956, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of R.C. Scot Skirving 1956. Son of Dr Robert Skirving

Robert Scot Skirving, 1954-1956, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Uncle to Mrs Hoskins

Mrs Hoskins, pre 1954, Daughter of Edward Scot Skirving

Edward Scot Skirving, Great nephew to Archibald Skirving

Archibald Skirving, Scotland

Bibliography (3)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 179 (illus.).

Renée Free, Scottish paintings from the collection, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). no catalogue numbers

Peter Tomory and Robert Gaston, European Paintings before 1800 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1989, 47 (illus.). no. 125

Exhibition history (2)

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