A labour of love
Jane L. Griffin
1854 - 1937
oil on canvas
69.0 x 47.0 cm stretcher; 86.8 x 65.5 x 5.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., "J.L. Griffin / 1885".
Gift of J G Griffin 1918
Not on display
Shown in 3 exhibitions
Royal Academy of Arts, 1885, Royal Academy of Arts, London, 1885–1885
Seventh Annual Exhibition Art Society of New South Wales (1886), Sydney Town Hall, Australia, 17 Apr 1886 -
Review: works by women from the permanent collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Mar 1995–04 Jun 1995
Referenced in 4 publications
Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 77 (illus.).
Art Society of New South Wales, 1886. cat. 72
Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 93. cat.no. 836
Joan Kerr (Editor), Heritage: The national women's art book, Sydney, 1995, 213 (illus. colour). Cat no: 361. Entry by Joan Kerr. Biography by Joan Kerr p365.