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An image of Mrs W.H. Read by Arthur Streeton

Arthur Streeton

(Australia, England, Australia 08 Apr 1867 – 01 Sep 1943)

Title
Mrs W.H. Read
Other titles:
Portrait of a young woman
Place of origin
SydneyNew South WalesAustralia
Year
1890
Media category
Painting
Materials used
oil on canvas
Dimensions

48.3 x 31.1 cm stretcher; 59.6 x 42.1 x 5.4 cm frame

Signature & date
Signed l.r. corner, brown oil "Arthur Streeton". Dated l.l. corner, brown oil "1890".
Credit
Purchased 1966
Accession number
OA10.1966
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (4)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, 1966 Acquisitions, Sydney, 1966, 17. cat.no. 12; titled 'Portrait of a young woman'

Sarah Engledow, Impressions: painting light & life, Catalogue essay, pg. 7-16, Canberra, 2011, 66 (caption), 67 (colour illus.). cat.no. 25

Ann Galbally, Arthur Streeton, Melbourne, 1969, 80 (illus.). cat.no. 36, dated c.1890, reproduced in reverse

Editor Unknown (Editor), The Sydney Morning Herald, 'The Art Society's exhibition: first notice', pg. 5, Sydney, 06 Sep 1890, 5.

Exhibition history (4)

Spring Exhibition of the Art Society of New South Wales (1890), Society Rooms, Union Chambers, Sydney, Oct 1890 -

Purchases and Acquisitions for 1966, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1967 -

Sir Arthur Streeton Exhibition, Exhibition Venue Unknown, 06 Mar 1968–23 Mar 1968

Impressions: painting light and life, National Portrait Gallery [Parliamentary Zone], Canberra, 25 Nov 2011–04 Mar 2012