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Title

Breton peasant girl

circa 1870s


Artist

Jules Trayer

France

20 Aug 1824 - 01 Jan 1909


Details


Date

circa 1870s


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour over traces of pencil


Dimensions

47.1 x 36.8 cm image; 48.3 x 37.8 cm sheet; 74.5 x 64.5 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.l., "J.les Trayer". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1884


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1080


Artist information

Jules Trayer

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Paris/France, Purchased by the AGNSW in 1884


Referenced in 15 publications

Bibliography


Christopher Allen, The Australian weekend review, 'Real-world views', 22 Jul 2017-23 Jul 2017, pp 10–11: p 11, col illus p 10.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 186–87, col illus p 187.

Anna Waldmann, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, illus np.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 94, no 35.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 86, no 60. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 85, no 64.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 71, no 64.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 70, no 24. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 73, no 27. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 60, no 410.

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 99, no 298.

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 79, no 304.

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 70, no 81.

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 56, no 70.

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 53, no 71.