The merchant of robes
23 Feb 1879 - 21 Nov 1969
Merchant of robes
45.0 x 41.0 cm
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.l. corner, brown watercolour "NORMAN LINDSAY/ 1922".
Gift of Howard Hinton 1926
Not on display
Shown in 4 exhibitions
Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836-1946, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 24 May 1946–Jun 1946
Howard Hinton memorial exhibition (1948), National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1948–30 Apr 1948
J.J. Hilder and Contemporaries:
Celebrating 75 years of donation by Howard Hinton, New England Regional Art Museum, Armidale, 07 Mar 2003–19 May 2003
Referenced in 6 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales picturebook, Sydney, 1972, 93 (colour illus.).
Lin Bloomfield, Norman Lindsay: watercolours 1897 - 1969, 'The Merchant of Robes', pg. 68-69, Bungendore, 2003, 68, 69 (colour illus.), 296.
Lionel Lindsay, Howard Hinton memorial exhibition, 'Howard Hinton, OBE', pg. 2-3, Sydney, 1948, 12. cat.no. 71; titled 'Merchant of robes'
Ursula Prunster and Edmund Capon, J.J. Hilder and contemporaries, Sydney, 1981, (illus.). cat.no. 45
William Splatt and Barbara Burton, 100 masterpieces of Australian painting, Adelaide, 1973, 132, 133 (colour Illus.). plate no. 132
Trustees of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, Australian watercolours from the National Art Gallery collection 1836 to 1946, Sydney, 1946, 10. cat.no. 22