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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


Accession number

1060


Artist information

David Law

Works in the collection

14


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


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


Referenced in 14 publications

Bibliography


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'.