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Title

Cathedral of Saint-Pierre, Saintes

1888


Artist

Lennard Lewis

England

1826 - 1913


Details


Other Title

Cathedral of Saints, Charente


Date

1888


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour highlights over pencil underdrawing


Dimensions

64.0 x 96.5 cm image/sheet; 91.0 x 121.0 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "Lennard Lewis. 1888.".


Credit

Purchased 1888


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1061


Artist information

Lennard Lewis

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Lennard Lewis, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Melbourne Centennail International Exhibition 1888


Referenced in 14 publications

Bibliography


Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 130–31, col illus p 131.

Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 11, no 25.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 106, no 102.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 82, no 32. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 80, no 33.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 68, no 33.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 73, no 46. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 77, no 50. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 57, no 360.

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 80, no 219.

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 94, no 372.

Sydney Morning Herald, no 15960, Sydney, 18 May 1889, p 7. 'Art, music and the drama' by Triumvir

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, p 403 (27 Nov 1888).

J Lake, Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne: official guide to the picture galleries and catalogue of fine arts, Melbourne, 1888-1889, p 42, no 216. As 'Cathedral of Saintes, Charents, France', lent by the artist