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Title

Balweary, Fifeshire

circa 1875-circa 1876


Artist

William Leighton Leitch

Scotland

22 Nov 1804 - 25 Apr 1883


Details


Date

circa 1875-circa 1876


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour over traces of pencil


Dimensions

38.5 x 65.5 cm image/sheet; 67.0 x 93.5 x 5.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1876


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1083


Artist information

William Leighton Leitch

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in London, 1876


Referenced in 21 publications

Bibliography


Edward Combes, Sydney Morning Herald, no 12049, 'Additions to the Art Gallery', Sydney, 30 Dec 1876, p 8.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the New South Wales Academy of Art: minutes 1874-78, Sydney, 1874-1878, p 269 (19 Jan 1877).

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 90, no 80. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 90, no 87.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 74, no 86.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 77, no 69. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 83, no 75. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

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 79, no 218.

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 88, no 344.

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 68, no 79.

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 55, no 64.

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 50, no 50.

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 45, no 50.

Eighth annual report of the New South Wales Academy of Art, Sydney, 1879, p 4.

List of pictures in the gallery of the Academy of Art (Elizabeth Street, near Hunter Street), Sydney, Oct 1877.

Sixth annual report of the New South Wales Academy of Art [for the year 1876–77], Sydney, 1877, p 5.

AGNSW archive 34/1876, 18 Oct 1876.

Institute of painters in Water Colours. Winter exhibition of sketches and studies. The Tenth, London, 1875, p 8, no 172.

Scottish paintings in the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1981, illus np.

The Art Journal, vol 15, no 70, 'Winter exhibition of the Institute of Painters in Water Colours', London, Feb 1876, pp 58–59: p 59.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 110, no 126.