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Title

An Arab home

1893


Artist

Frederick Goodall

England

1822 - 1904


Details


Date

1893


Media category

Watercolour


Materials used

watercolour and white highlights


Dimensions

36.5 x 61.3 cm image; 40.6 x 66 cm sheet; 57.0 x 82.0 x 2.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., in monogram "FG 1893".


Credit

Purchased 1894


Location

Not on display


Accession number

6171


Artist information

Frederick Goodall

Artist profile

Works in the collection

1


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Provenance


Source unknown, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW in London in 1894


Referenced in 16 publications

Bibliography


Thos. H..., Sydney Morning Herald, no 17662, 'The National Art Gallery', Sydney, 27 Oct 1894, p 10.

Peter Raissis, Victorian watercolours from the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2017, pp 106–107, col illus p 107.

Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Trustees of the Art Gallery of New South Wales: Minutes 1.9.1891-4.5.1898, Sydney, 1891-1898, p 132 (31 Oct 1894).

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1924, p 75, no 3.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1921, p 65, no 3.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1917, p 84, no 137. Revised editions 1918, 1919.

National Art Gallery of NSW illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1906, p 94, no 148. Revised editions 1908, 1910, 1912.

Sydney Morning Herald, no 20719, 'Obituary – Mr Frederick Goodall, RA', Sydney, 03 Aug 1904, p 9.

Evening News, 'Dies in poverty', Sydney, 02 Aug 1904, p 6.

Catalogue of the National Art Gallery of New South Wales, published by the Trustees, Sydney, 1899, p 58, no 382.

Daily Telegraph, no 4789, 'The National Gallery: five new pictures', London, 27 Oct 1894, p 5.

La chronique des arts et de la curiosité, no 32, 'Les nouvelles acquisitiions du National Fine Arts Gallery de NSW, à Sydney', Paris, 20 Oct 1894, pp 252–53: p 253. As 'La Maison du Bédouin'.

AGNSW archive 16/1894, 10 Aug 1894.

AGNSW archive 15/1894, 27 Jul 1894.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1928, p 94, no 36.

National Art Gallery of New South Wales illustrated catalogue, Sydney, 1925, p 77, no 3. Revised edition 1926.