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Title

Under the yews

1882


Artist

George Samuel Elgood

England

26 Feb 1851 - 25 Oct 1943


Details


Date

1882


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour over pencil underdrawing


Dimensions

34.2 x 51.7 cm image (sheet lined on paper, largen as wrapped around a wooden strainer); 54.0 x 71.0 x 4.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "Geo: S: Elgood: 1882".


Credit

Gift of Mary Miles 1983


Location

Not on display


Accession number

10.1983


Artist information

George Samuel Elgood

Artist profile

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Mary Miles, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Mary Miles 1983

W.A. Smith


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, p 8.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 78–80, col illus pp 79 (detail), 80.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 10, no 11. Listed as 10 [misprint]

Institute of Painters in Water Colours. A catalogue of the 65th exhibition containing 100 illustrations by the artists, London, 1883, no 556.