26 Sep 1848 - 28 Sep 1926
watercolour, gum and scraping out
25.5 x 23.2 cm image; 32.2 x 25.7 cm sheet; 43.0 x 39.0 x 2.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed l.r., brown ink "H. Allingham". Not dated.
Not on display
Shown in 5 exhibitions
On the Surrey border, Fine Art Society (London), London, 1889–1889
Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1993–24 Oct 1993
British and European watercolours - the first thirty years of the collection 1875-1906, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 13 Apr 1996–02 Jun 1996
Victorian Childhood, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 08 Feb 1999–19 Mar 1999
Victorian watercolours, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Jun 2017–03 Dec 2017
Fine Art Society (London), London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from the Fine Art Society 1889
Referenced in 7 publications
Renée Free and Rose Peel, Dreams and realities: Victorian works on paper, Sydney, 1993, 7. no catalogue numbers
Anthony Lester (Compilator), The exhibited works of Helen Allingham RWS, 1848–1926, Wallingford, 1979, p 12.
Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 31.8.1880-4.8.1891, Sydney, 1880-1891, pp 443–44 (10 Sep 1889).
Annabel Watts, Helen Allingham's cottage homes revisited, Godalming, 2002, p 83.
AGNSW archive 103/1889, 05 Jul 1889.
AGNSW archive 55/1889, 26 Apr 1889.
Water-colour drawings by Mrs. Allingham entitled "On the Surrey border", London, 1889. cat.no. 50