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Title

Trundling the cheese

1887


Artist

Robert Thorne Waite

England

18 Apr 1842 - Feb 1935


Details


Date

1887


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and scraping out over traces of pencil


Dimensions

69.0 x 103.5 cm sheet (approx); 103.5 x 138.5 x 5.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.r., "R Thorne Waite 1887".


Credit

Purchased 1887


Location

Not on display


Accession number

1105


Artist information

Robert Thorne Waite

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 3 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW in 1887


Referenced in 17 publications

Bibliography


Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours: selections from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2000, p 11, no 37.

R Jode Slade, The Art Journal, 'R Thorne Waite, RWS', London, Jun 1892, pp 182–86: p 185.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 100, no 131. Revised edition 1926.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 100, no 143.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 80, no 143.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 81, no 112. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 90, no 120. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Report of the trustees of the Public Library, Museums, & National Gallery of Victoria for 1896, Melbourne, 1897, p 26.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 61, no 422.

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 82, no 230.

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 91, no 361.

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 56, no 14, illus p 56.

The Academy, no 782, 'The Royal Society of Painters in Water-Colours', London, 30 Apr 1887, p 314.

The Times, no 32049, 'The Royal Water-Colour Society', London, 18 Apr 1887, p 9.

Royal Society of Painters in Water Colours 1887 – Illustrated catalogue comprising seventy-one facsimiles of drawings by the artists, London, 1887, no 133, illus pl 18.

The Spectator, vol 60, no 3073, 'Art – The Royal Society of Painters in Watercolours (second notice)', London, 21 May 1887, pp 687–88: p 688.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 94, no 34.