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Title

Near the pyramid, Sakkara

1874


Artist

Edward Angelo Goodall

England

08 Jun 1819 - 16 Apr 1908


Details


Other Titles

Near the Great Pyramid of Sakkara, excavations at the Tombs, under the direction of Marretti Bey

Near the Pyramid of Sakhara


Date

1874


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and bodycolour over pencil underdrawing


Dimensions

44.5 x 71.2 cm sheet; 61.3 x 88.2 cm mount; 67.5 x 94.0 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "E.A.Goodall/ 1874".


Credit

Purchased 1879


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1069


Artist information

Edward Angelo Goodall

Artist profile

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 7 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Edward Angelo Goodall, pre 1879, Purchased by the AGNSW from the 1879 Sydney International Exhibition


Referenced in 30 publications

Bibliography


E du Faur, Sydney Morning Herald, no 12999, 'To the editor of the Herald', Sydney, 01 Dec 1879, p 3.

Renée Free, Patricia McDonald, Linda Young and John Wade, Sydney International Exhibition 1879: An exhibition celebrating the centenary of the Sydney International Exhibition, Sydney, 1979, pp 39–40.

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

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 10, no 20.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 102, 104, col illus pp 20–21 (detail), 104.

William Michael Rossetti, The Academy, no 141, 'The Water-Colour Society (second notice)', London, 16 Jan 1875, pp 74–75.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 72, no 24. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 57, no 359.

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 93, no 271, illus p 93.

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 373, illus p 94.

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 61, no 32, illus p 61.

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 48, no 26, illus p 48 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

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 40, no 11, illus p 40 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

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 35, no 11, illus p 35 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

The Goulburn Herald and Chronicle, 'The exhibition', 01 Dec 1879, p 2.

South Australian Register, 'The Sydney Exhibition (from our own correspondent)', Adelaide, 01 Dec 1879, p 5.

South Australian Advertiser, 'Art Gallery at the Sydney International Exhibition', Adelaide, 27 Nov 1879, p 6.

Trustees' minutes, Sydney, 10 Nov 2016, pp 491, 493.

Sydney International Exhibition: Official catalogue of exhibits, Sydney, 1879, p 455.

Descriptive catalogue of pictures, &c., in the art gallery of the International Exhibition Sydney, 1879–80, Sydney, [circa 1879], p 20, no 82. British court. Water-colour drawings.

Sydney International Exhibition, 1879. Official catalogue of the British section, London, [1879], p 23, no 205. Water colour drawings, etc.

Sydney International Exhibition, 1879. Official catalogue of the Art Gallery, Sydney, 1880, p 32, no 82. British court, class 407

Society of Painters in Water Colours. The thirteenth Winter exhibition of sketches & studies by the members, at the Gallery, 6, Pall Mall East, S.W., London, 1875, p 10, no 157. As ' "Son of Man, can these bones live? and I answered, O Lord God, thou knowest," Ezekiel, chap. 37, verse 3. – Near the Great Pyramid of Sakkara, excavations at the Tombs, under the direction of Marretti Bey'.

The Sydney Mail, vol 28, no 1014, 'The Exhibition – The Art Gallery', Sydney, 13 Dec 1879, p 1037.

The Australasian, vol 27, no 714, 'Fine arts. Sydney International Exhibition. Fine arts collection. (From our special correspondent). English watercolour drawings', Melbourne, 06 Dec 1879, pp 6–7: p 7.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 92, no 22.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 105, no 157.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 105, no 170.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 85, no 176.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 62, no 21. Revised editions 1918, 1919.