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Title

The old mill, Betws-y-Coed

circa 1860s


Artist

David Law

Scotland

25 Apr 1831 - 29 Dec 1901


Details


Other Title

The old mill, Bettws-y-Coed


Date

circa 1860s


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and scraping out over pencil underdrawing


Dimensions

47.0 x 72.0 cm image/sheet; 83.5 x 108.5 x 7.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "D. LAW.". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1881


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1060


Artist information

David Law

Artist profile

Works in the collection

13


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW 1881 probably from Mr Fletcher's Art Gallery, Melbourne.


Referenced in 15 publications

Bibliography


Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 124, 126, col illus pp 125 (detail), p 126.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 11, no 24.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 107, no 106.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 83, no 36. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 81, no 37.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 69, no 37.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 74, no 52. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 78, no 56. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 57, no 358.

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 100, no 304.

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 81, no 320.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, and others, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1888, p 58, no 26.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1886, p 45, no 20.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, with illustrations, drawn by E L Montefiore, Esq, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1884, p 41, no 14.

Catalogue of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, with 94 illustrations drawn by E L Montefiore, Esa, published by sanction of the Trustees, Sydney, 1883, p 36, no 14. as 'The Old Mill, Bettws-y-coed'.