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Title

The captured cannon

1860s-1870s


Artist

Charles Cattermole

England

1832 - 21 Aug 1900


Details


Date

1860s-1870s


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and white highlights over pencil underdrawing


Dimensions

52.0 x 76.0 cm image/sheet; 73.5 x 104.0 x 4.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "Chas. Cattermole". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1883


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1100


Artist information

Charles Cattermole

Artist profile

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in 1883


Referenced in 15 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, p 7.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 48–49, col illus p 49.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 104, no 154. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 105, no 167.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 83, no 171.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 78, no 82. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 85, no 88. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 59, no 392.

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 84, no 240, illus p 84.

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 89, no 353.

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 51, no 57, illus p 51 (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 47, no 38, illus p 47 (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 42, no 38, illus p 42 (sketch by E L Montefiore).

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 65, no 72, illus p 65.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 106, no 100.