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Meadow walk, Christchurch, Oxford



Keeley Halswelle


23 Apr 1832 - 11 Apr 1891

Henry Marks


13 Sep 1829 - 09 Jan 1898




Media category


Materials used

oil on canvas


36.4 x 62.4 cm stretcher; 62.5 x 88.0 10.0 cm frame

Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., brown paint "Keeley Halswelle 1875".


Purchased 1888


Not on display

Accession number


Artist information

Keeley Halswelle

Works in the collection


Artist information

Henry Marks

Works in the collection


Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Agnew's, London, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Agnew's 1888.

Referenced in 15 publications


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 80, illus p 80.

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 95, no 874.

J Lake, Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne: official guide to the picture galleries and catalogue of fine arts, Melbourne, 1888-1889, p 19, no 65.

['Triumvir'], Sydney Morning Herald, no 15960, ‘Art, Music and the drama’, Sydney, 18 May 1889, p 7.

Sydney Morning Herald, no 16152, ‘Review of the year – Art’, Sydney, 31 Dec 1889, p 9.

Sydney Morning Herald, ‘Art, music and the drama’, Sydney, 08 Nov 1890, p 5.

Official record of the Centennial International Exhibition, Melbourne, 1888–1889, Melbourne, 1890, p 640.

Illustrated Sydney News, 'Notes on art', Sydney, 20 Jun 1891, p 11.

National Art Gallery of NSW: illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 50, no 133.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 44, no 122.

An exhibition of a selected number of subject pictures belonging to the national collection, typescript exh cat, Sydney, Jul 1943, p 12.

Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 1997 [for the year ended 30 June 1997], Sydney, 1997, p 65. Loan to Dalton Films Pty Ltd.

Centennial International Exhibition: official catalogue of the exhibits with introductory notices of the countries exhibiting, Melbourne, 1888-1889.

National Art Gallery (report of trustees for the year 1888), Sydney, 1889, p 1.

Illustrated Sydney News, vol 26, no 17, 'Art Notes', Sydney, 14 Nov 1889, p 20.