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Title

The rings of smoke


Artist

Leon Girardet

France

1857 - 1895


Details


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour


Dimensions

46.0 x 33.0 cm sight; frame 79.7 x 62.0 x 3.0 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.r., "Leon Girardet". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1890


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5754


Artist information

Leon Girardet

Works in the collection

2


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in Paris 1890


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Anna Waldmann, Renée Free and Nicholas Draffin, Salon and Académie: the charm of tradition: a catalogue of nineteenth-century European salon works, Sydney, 1984, (illus.). no catalogue numbers