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Title

Sir Henry Parkes

(circa 1894)


Artist

Tom Roberts

England, Australia

08 Mar 1856 - 14 Sep 1931


Details


Other Titles

Sir Henry Parkes, G.C.M.G.

The late Sir Henry Parkes, G.C.M.G.


Place where the work was made

New South Wales Australia


Date

(circa 1894)


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

76.7 x 64.0 cm stretcher; 102.5 x 87.5 x 11.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., oil "Tom Roberts".


Credit

Gift of Howard Hinton 1922


Location

Not on display


Accession number

988


Artist information

Tom Roberts

Artist profile

Works in the collection

46


Place

Where the work was made
New South Wales

Shown in 5 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 12 publications

Bibliography


Grafton Galleries, Exhibition of Australian art in London, London, 1898, 22. titled 'Sir Henry Parkes, G.C.M.G.'; cat.no. 109

Peter Haynes (Compilator), Famous people: a selective who's who from works in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981, 12 (illus.).

Geoff Hocking, Currency lads & lasses: behind the faces on Australian banknotes, 'Sir Henry Parkes 1815-1896', pg. 88-105, South Melbourne, 2004, 88 (colour illus.), 89.

Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 8. cat.no. 40; not exhibited as on loan to National Gallery of Victoria.

Patrick H. McCarthy, Bailed up: the story behind the painting, ‘Tom Roberts, Bushranging and Bailed Up’, pg. 45-90, Sydney, 2006, 75, 117, 119, 141.

New South Wales Society of Artists, The Society of Artists Second Spring Exhibition, Sydney, Sep 1896, 9. titled ‘The late Sir Henry Parkes, G.C.M.G.’; cat.no. 72; priced £105.0.0

Virginia Spate, Tom Roberts, Melbourne, 1978, 113 (illus.), 149. illus.no. 38

Daniel Thomas, Art Gallery of New South Wales Quarterly, 'Tom Roberts', pg. 466-487, Sydney, Jul 1969, 474, 475 (illus.).

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 1 - Text, Melbourne, 1985, 123, 124. cat.no. 228

Helen Topliss, Tom Roberts 1856-1931: a catalogue raisonné. Volume 2 - Plates, Melbourne, 1985, (colour illus.). plate no. 228

Author Unknown, Loan exhibition of Australian art: collection of paintings and drawings by Australian artists executed during the last 25 to 35 Years, Sydney, 1918, 22. titled ‘Sir Henry Parkes Parkes G.C.M.G.’; cat.no. 234

Editor Unknown (Editor), Exhibition and sale of paintings by Tom Roberts, previous to his leaving Australia., Sydney, Nov 1900. titled ‘The late Sir Henry Parkes, G.C.M.G.’; cat.no. 7; priced 100 guineas