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Collection

Glyn Philpot

(England 05 Oct 1884 – 16 Dec 1937)

Title
The draughtsman
Year
1923
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas, mounted on hardboard
Dimensions

92.9 x 85.3 cm board; 117.5 x 107.5 x 6.0 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.c., black paint "Glyn Philpot"or "GP" [signature partly obscured by frame]. Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1930
Accession number
974
Location
Not on display
Provenance (1)

Glyn Philpot, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1930

Bibliography (6)

Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 151 (illus.).

Robin Gibson, Glyn Philpot 1884-1937: Edwardian Aesthete to Thirties Modernist, 'Paintings', p40-93, London, 1984, 59 (illus.). cat.no. 26

Ted Gott, Laurie Benson and Sophie Matthiesson, Modern Britain 1900-1960, Melbourne, 2007, 125 (colour illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800-1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 146. cat.no. 1757

Paul G. Konody, Drawing and Design, Sep 1923, 577-579, 588-597.

A.C. Sewter, Glyn Philpot 1884-1937, London, 1951, 15, 64, (illus.). fig. 44

Exhibition history (3)

Paintings & sculpture by Glyn Philpot, Grosvenor Gallery, London, England, 1923–1923

Glyn Philpot 1884-1937: Edwardian Aesthete to Thirties Modernist, National Portrait Gallery, London, England, 09 Nov 1984–10 Feb 1985

Modern Britain 1900-1960, NGV: International, Melbourne, 15 Nov 2007–24 Feb 2008