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Title

Hillside cottage

circa 1889


Artist

Helen Allingham

England

26 Sep 1848 - 28 Sep 1926


Details


Date

circa 1889


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and scraping out


Dimensions

39.2 x 32.0 cm image/sheet; 57.0 x 51.5 x 3.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "H. Allingham". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1889


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1051


Artist information

Helen Allingham

Artist profile

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Fine Art Society (London), London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Fine Art Society in 1889


Referenced in 21 publications

Bibliography


Dennis Colsey, Hand and eye - a survey of artists materials and techniques: Art Gallery of New South Wales Travelling Art Exhibition 1970, Sydney, 1969, p [23], no 56, illus p [23].

Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, p 7.

Anthony Lester (Compilator), The exhibited works of Helen Allingham RWS, 1848–1926, Wallingford, 1979, p 11.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 10, no 1.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 24, 26, col illus p 26.

Triumvir, Sydney Morning Herald, no 16108, 'Art, music and the drama', 09 Nov 1889, p 7.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 31.8.1880-4.8.1891, Sydney, 1880-1891, pp 443–44 (10 Sep 1889).

Annabel Watts, Helen Allingham's cottage homes revisited, Godalming, 2002, p 83.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 79, no 125.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 85, no 145. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 95, no 156. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 54, no 321.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales (with illustrations) drawn by E L Montefiore, director, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1893, p 98, no 294.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, (with illustrations), drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq (President of Trustees) and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1891, p 88, no 349.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 97, no 125.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 97, no 116. Revised edition 1926.

AGNSW archive 103/1889, 05 Jul 1889.

AGNSW archive 55/1889, 26 Apr 1889.

Water-colour drawings by Mrs. Allingham entitled "On the Surrey border", London, 1889, no 17.

The magazine of art, 'Art in June - Exhibitions of the month', London, Jun 1889, pp xxxiv–xxxv: p xxxiv.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 118, no 171.