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Title

Eagle Crag and Gate Crag, Borrowdale, Cumberland

1875


Artist

Thomas Miles Richardson Jnr

England

1813 - 05 Jan 1890


Details


Date

1875


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour, bodycolour over traces of pencil with scraping out


Dimensions

55.5 x 86.0 cm image (sheet larger as wrapped around a wooden strainer); 82.5 x 111.0 x 7.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "T M Richardson/ 1875".


Credit

Commissioned 1875


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1090


Artist information

Thomas Miles Richardson Jnr

Artist profile

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Thomas Miles Richardson Jnr, Purchased by the AGNSW from the artist 1875


Referenced in 22 publications

Bibliography


John E Branch, Picture study in schools, records of the Education Society, no 7, Sydney, 1913, illus p 65.

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

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, pp 2, 11, no 31, col illus p 2.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 12, 162, 164, col illus p 164.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the New South Wales Academy of Art: minutes 1874-78, Sydney, 1874-1878, pp 97 (15 July 1875), 152a (15 Jan 1876), 152b (23 Dec 1875), [163] (4 Apr 1876), [186] (16 May 1876).

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 67, no 23.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 79, no 24.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 80, no 99. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 88, no 107, illus p 88. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 58, no 373, illus p 58.

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 94, no 274, illus p 94.

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 83, no 328, illus p 83.

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 60, no 30, illus p 60.

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 47, no 24, illus p 47 (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 41, no 12, illus p 41 (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 36, no 12, illus p 36 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

Illustrated Sydney News, vol 17, no 12, 'The Art Gallery of New South Wales', 20 Nov 1880, pp 10–11: p 10.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 81, no 24. Revised edition 1926.

AGNSW archive 37/1876, 09 Nov 1876.

Sydney Morning Herald, no 12807, 'List of pictures in the "Art Gallery of New South Wales"', Sydney, 19 Apr 1879, p 3.

The Sydney Mail, no 833, 'Art Gallery of New South Wales', Sydney, 17 Jun 1876, p 776.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 104, no 92.