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Title

A sketch - coastal scene

1867


Artist

John Henry Mole

England

1814 - 13 Dec 1886


Details


Date

1867


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour over traces of pencil


Dimensions

37.5 x 54.3 cm image/sheet; 54.5 x 61.5 x 2.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., "J.H. Mole 1867".


Credit

Purchased 1887


Location

Not on display


Accession number

5757


Artist information

John Henry Mole

Artist profile

Works in the collection

4


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, Purchased by the AGNSW in 1887


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 140–41, col illus p 141.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 68, no 11. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 71, no 14 or p 82, no 72. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

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 61, no 36 or p 64, no 69.